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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 11, 1973
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(Studio) Pentagon reports North Vietnam has sent 30,000 troops into South Vietnam since January cease-fire, as well as tanks and missiles. North Vietnam now has as many as 170,000 troops in South Vietnam. Saigon sources say Cambodians asking South Vietnam for help against Communists
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Saigon, South Vietnam) General Alexander Haig arrives Saigon with proposal to rescue Lon Nol government in Cambodia through use South Vietnam and Thai troops.
REPORTER: Bob Jones

(DC) [Defense Secretary Elliot RICHARDSON - says South Vietnam troops could be used along border with Cambodia.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) If South Vietnam goes into Cambodia is likely all pretense of Vietnam cease-fire will be abandoned. In Phnom Penh, convoy of trucks brings in badly needed supplies.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Phnom Penh, Cambodia) More than 3000 refugees have come to Phnom in last month in order to escape B-52 bombers. Bombs ineffective against Communists
REPORTER: Phil Brady

(Studio) Truce talks difficult to arrange for Cambodia because enemy a collection of North Vietnam, Viet Cong and Khmer Rouge troops.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Brady, Phil;
Chancellor, John;
Jones, Bob
Duration:
00:05:10

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