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Vietnam / Offensive #465497

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 09, 1972
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(Studio) Some South Vietnam troops are inside Quang Tri city. Newsmen forbidden to travel up Highway 1. NBC reporter gets around ban.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Quang Tri, South Vietnam) Russian PT-76 tank goes up in flames after hit by cannon fire. Refugees slip over to government-held territory after living 2 months under North Vietnam occupation. North Vietnam fire artillery on fleeing civilians. Russian truck and North Vietnam soldier captured. North Vietnam artillery barrage continuous and accurate as South Vietnam troops slip into city. North Vietnam still hold citadel fortress in center of town.
REPORTER: Bob Jones; Cameraman: Hong Truong Nghia

(Studio) North Vietnam offensive began March 30. Cost estimates so far given.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Reporter(s):
Jones, Bob;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:04:10

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