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Vietnam War #464848

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 30, 1972
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(Studio) South Vietnam paratroopers airlifted to Quang Tri city area. United States bomb Quang Tri area.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam) United States naval force, South Vietnam helicopters head toward Quang Tri. South Vietnam marines described. Helicopters land on beach near Quang Tri. Casualties noted; wounded Viet Cong filmed. United States ground involvement said almost over. United States gunships active. Technique of Quang Tri retake described. USSR field piece captured; biggest North Vietnam weapon. 161 civilians evacuated. Free fire zone possibilities noted. B-52 bombing filmed. Outcome of battle thought to have political solution implications.
REPORTER: Tom Streithorst

Streithorst, Tom;
Utley, Garrick

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