Search the Archive

India-Pakistan / War #455707

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 06, 1971
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(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

Reporter(s):
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:04:30

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.