NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 30, 1985
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(Studio) Henry Kissinger's criticism of news media for its coverage of the 1975 fall of Saigon reported, quoted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) Victory celebration here today featured; films shown. Former commander of Viet Cong terrorist forces in Saigon Major Nguyen Tan Xuan examined as illustrating factors contributing in Vietnam's defeat of US; war footage shown. [XUAN - (thru translator) denies civilians were killed in bomb attack on United States embassy here.] Reality of that attack recalled. Vietnam's desire for better relations with US mentioned. [XUAN - (thru translator) is proud of self and nation]
REPORTER: Garrick Utley
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