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India-Pakistan / War #455707

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 06, 1971
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(Studio) West Pakistan carries out air attacks on 10 Indian bases, shoots dawn 95 planes. India shoots dawn 52 West Pakistan planes. Pakistan occupies Indian territory in Kashmir and Punjab state. India recognizes Bangladesh rebel government Pakistan breaks diplomatic relations with India. Pakistan holds Jessore, E. Pakistan.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(E. Pakistan) December 2, 1971, film shown. Pakistanis recapture Jessore territory.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley (narrates)

(Studio) Chief India eastern cmd. Lieutenant A.S. Aurora, in Calcutta news conf., outlines how war started, expresses confidence.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Calcutta, India) [AURORA - describes proposed offensive; discusses possibility of unification with Bangladesh forces.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Utley, Garrick

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