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Vietnam and Cambodia / Offensive #466002

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 07, 1972
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(Studio) North Vietnam troops and tanks attack Kompong Trabek, Cambodia, on Highway 1 between Saigon and Phnom Penh. United States planes destroy 14 tanks. Another Communist force sighted near Prey Veng. North Vietnam attempt to secure infiltration rtes. into Mekong Delta.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Xam Giang, South Vietnam) North Vietnam take Xam Giang and South Vietnam militiamen ordered to recapture it. No Americans participate. North Vietnam retreat. Battle takes place near Highway 4, main thoroughfare of Mekong Delta.

(Studio) North Vietnam pour 1000 artillery shells into Quang Tri city. South Vietnam soldiers drive out North Vietnam troops from 5 hamlets near Hue.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Jones, Bob;
Utley, Garrick

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