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Vietnam / United States Bombing #463582

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 17, 1972
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(Studio) United States Secretary of State says United States planes did not bomb Haiphong port area. Russia claims 4 Soviet merchant ships hit there.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Moscow, USSR ) Workers of Knitwear factory in Moscow leave jobs for a rally attacking United States bombing of North Vietnam. Soviet news agency "Tass" reports other workers' mtgs. throughout country. "Pravda" says United States is playing with fire.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Studio) Bombing of North Vietnam may affect Nixon's trip to USSR . American and Soviet diplomats meet in Washington, DC on Russian World War II debt. Poland invites President Nixon to stop there on way home form Soviet Union; he accepts. At Congress luncheon, Nixon says about bombing: you have to let them have it when they jump on you.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert

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