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South Vietnam Situation / United States Evacuation #481917

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 25, 1975
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(Studio) South Vietnam government gives up Hue; thousands more refugees move toward Danang. US to evacuate 250,000 refugees from Danang to Cam Ranh Bay; evacuees to go by sea and air. President Ford orders Army chief of staff Frederick Weyand to fly to Saigon tomorrow to evaluate Saigon government's situation. At. White House, President meets with group of South Vietnam political leaders
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(White House) [South Vietnam ambassador, Tran Kim PHUONG - says South Vietnam very determined to fight to save country Troops lack necessary equipment to fight, however.] Weyand to make convincing witness to need for emergency help for Saigon.
REPORTER: John Cochran

Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John

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