NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 09, 1971
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(Studio) South Vietnam government says nothing illegal being done to prevent South Vietnam Vice President Nguyen Cao Ky from running for president; United States South Vietnam ambassador Ellsworth Bunker meets with President Nixon to discuss South Vietnam president election.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) President Nixon worried only candidate opposing President Nguyen Van Thieu, Lieutenant General Duong Van Minh, may withdraw candidacy, leaving Thieu unopposed for re-election; Bunker expected to tell Thieu President Nixon considers choice in South Vietnam election essential.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow
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