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Vietnam / Blockade-Rogers #464050

NBC Evening News for Monday, May 15, 1972
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(Studio) At Senate hearing, Senator William Proxmire questions Secretary of State William Rogers on mining and Vietnamization.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [PROXMIRE - asks if Vietnamization is working, why United States mining of North Vietnam harbors is necessary.] [ROGERS - says mining is least offensive measure which could have been taken; and could cause failure of invasion forcing negotiated settlement. Says tactic won't result in major confrontation. Calls for support of President] [PROXMIRE - says Americans should pray, but never stop criticizing as that's what makes country different from totalitarian govts.]

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:02:00

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