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Phnom Penh, Cambodia / Fighting Worsens / Lon Nol Government #481658

NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 10, 1975
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(Studio) Rocketing of Phnom Penh airport conts.; 5 people killed, 22 wounded
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Prek Phneou) [Video difficulty 5:31:10 - 5:31:20.] Along Route 5, there's constant stream of wounded. 11th brigade close to front; wives, children and pets of soldiers go into battle with them. Some soldiers less than 15 years old. Army tired, but there are no reserves or reinforcements. Enemy just across river from Prek Phneou.
REPORTER: Jack Reynolds

(Studio) Senator Hugh Scott calls for American pressure to bring about resignation of Cambodia's Lon Nol government; majority leader Mike Mansfield concurs. Sen adopts resolution urging Ford administration to give rather than sell Cambodia rice now being airlifted into country
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Reynolds, Jack
Duration:
00:02:30

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