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Cambodia / Fighting / Ford / Aid #481945

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 27, 1975
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(Studio) Rebel forces shell Phnom Penh's airport trying to stop American airlift of supplies. Govt. planes attack rebel rocket positions. Infantry drive fails.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Phnom Penh, Cambodia) American airlift conts. Enemy fire heavier and more accurate. Govt. troops can't stop shelling. Troop morale bad on N.W. front. Govt. troops withdrawn from some positions on eastern front. Lon Nol regime's days numbered.
REPORTER: Phil Brady

(Studio) Ford disapptd. that emergency aid not approved by Congress for Cambodia and South Vietnam before Easter recess.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brady, Phil;
Brokaw, Tom

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