NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 26, 1979
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(Studio) Fighting in Cambodia, near Thailand border, said severe enough to warrant Thailand calling on United Nations for help; Cambodia's rejection of US offer of relief supplies reported Death rate per day there noted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Mtg. between President Carter and Senators Jim Sasser, John Danforth and Max Baucus, with regard to recommendation of land bridge from Thailand to Cambodia reported; film shown. Land bridge plan outlined; map shown. [CARTER - comments on Vietnam-backed government's rejection of land bridge.] [Senator DANFORTH - says trucks are only solution.] Inability of United States to act further without Cambodian government's cooperation stated.
REPORTER: John Dancy