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Vietnam / Haig and Peace #461350

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 13, 1972
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(Studio) Henry Kissinger and his deputy, General Alexander Haig (just back from South Vietnam with letter from President Thieu), confer with President Nixon at Camp David, MD, retreat.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Saigon, South Vietnam) Haig leaves South Vietnam, stopping in Cambodia and South Korea en rte. back to US. Haig's talks with Thieu thought to be successful. Talks with US ambassador to South Vietnam Hilsworth Bunker and United States Vietnam commander General Frederick Weyand before departing. Stops in Phnom Penh to tell Cambodian Premier Lon Nol about decisions with regard to South Vietnam troops there after cease-fire. Stops in Seoul to confer with South Korean President Chung Hee Park about withdrawal of South Korean forces from Vietnam.

(Studio) South Korea has more troops in South Vietnam now than United States does.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Andrews AFB, MD) Haig ignores newsmen on his arrival in US. Leaves for conference with Nixon and Kissinger. Letter he brings from Thieu said to give conditional approval to partial settlement, include cease-fire and POW exchange.
REPORTER: Alvin Rosenfeld

(Studio) South Vietnam newspaper says 3 points still to be clarified: supervision of cease-fire; terms of South Vietnam withdrawal; function of proposed council of ntl.reconciliation and concord.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(White House) President News Secretary Ronald Ziegler says more than 1 negotiating session may be needed between Kissinger and South Vietnam's Le Duc Tho before peace pact can be signed. Peace settlement appears further away than 1st indicated.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani

Chancellor, John;
Jones, Bob;
Rosenfeld, Alvin;
Valeriani, Richard

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