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Presidential Palace Bombed #482577

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 08, 1975
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(Studio) South Vietnam pilot attacks presidential palace; police slap total curfew on Saigon for few hrs. President Thieu uninjured in attack; says he's determined to lead country
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Hong Kong) Film of presidential bombing shown. 3 persons on palace grounds in Saigon reported killed. Possible reasons for pilot's attack outlined. President Thieu's opponent, Nguyen Cao Ky, says he wasn't involved in assassination attempt. Dissatisfaction with Thieu comes from 2 sources; bombing of palace could be prelude to more serious attempt to remove Thieu from office.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Studio) Report comes from Hong Kong because reporter carried film of presidential bombing there.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Oliver, Don

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