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Cambodia / Mistaken Bombings #472398

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 06, 1973
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(Studio) Today's mistaken bomb drop by United States on Cambodian areas not 1st such episode. Small village, Veal Sbauv, hit 48 hrs. ago.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Veal Sbauv, Cambodia) Villagers trapped in Veal Sbauv, but government called for air strikes anyway since insurgents surrounded village. United States support responded. Some of wounded got to Phnom Penh hospital, but more wounded brought in from United States attack on Highway I. Impossible to know how many naval bases or villages hit by United States bombs accidentally.
REPORTER: Dennis Troute

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Troute, Dennis
Duration:
00:01:50

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