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South Vietnam / Military Developments #482378

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 23, 1975
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(Studio) Intelligence sources in Saigon say North Vietnam and Viet Cong in position to overrun Saigon for last 48 hrs. In Saigon, bomb explodes in downtown market; 2 killed; a number injured. Most fighting occurs in Mekong delta as both sides battle for control of Highway 4.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Mekong delta) Govt. forces digging in to fight for Highway 4. E. of Highway 4, villagers caught in cross-fire for control of Highway 4. Air Force planes support ground troops by dropping bombs on positions.
REPORTER: George Lewis

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Lewis, George
Duration:
00:02:30

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