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Vietnam / Offensive #463542

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 14, 1972
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(Studio) South Vietnam paratroopers airlifted into An Loc, South Vietnam, recapture all but 2 blocks of city from North Vietnam and VC. Relief column en route there via Highway 13, attacked, and many flee.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Binh Long Province, South Vietnam) North Vietnam fire rocket grenades at South Vietnam convoy. South Vietnam fight to keep Highway 13 open. Leaflets and bombs dropped on North Vietnam troops.
REPORTER: Michael Clayton (BBC)

(Studio) United States B-52s drop bombs on enemy positions.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Binh Long Province, South Vietnam) Convoy of United States trucks with American drivers carries ammunition up Highway 13 to South Vietnam paratroopers trying to reach An Loc. Americans also pilot bombers over An Loc.
REPORTER: Arthur Lord

(Studio) Rocket attacks in Danang and Saigon areas also reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Clayton, Michael;
Lord, Arthur
Duration:
00:04:40

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