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Cambodia / Lon Nol Appeal #500731

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 21, 1978
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(Studio) Former Cambodian leader Lon Nol's public appearance to request help for his nation reported His characterization of those now controlling cntry. quoted. Cambodian leaders' killings of citizens called worse than those of Hitler.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Khmer Rouge takeover of Cambodia in 1975 described; films shown. Flight of President Lon Nol just prior to takeover and his subsequent seclusion in Hawaii noted. His appearance today in Washington, DC at former Cambodian embassy and greeting by DC-area Cambodian refugees reported Lon Nol's remarks quoted and his urging of United Nations refusal to recognize Khmer Rouge stated.
REPORTER: Carole Simpson

Brinkley, David;
Simpson, Carole

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