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Cambodia / Insurgents Advance #482149

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 10, 1975
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(Studio) In Cambodia, Khmer Rouge drive within 2 mile of Phnom Penh airport. Insurgents shell and rocket airport effectively, causing suspension of US food and airlifts for 5 hrs. Situation of front north of capital city critical.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Phnom Penh, Cambodia) On north dike, Khmer Rouge breach Phnom Penh's perimeter several times this week, but this time lines broken through and refugee camps set on fire. Some experts believe assault on capital could come through north dike. Govt. troops shore up lines close to Phnom Penh as best they can.
REPORTER: Jim Laurie

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Laurie, Jim
Duration:
00:02:00

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