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Vietnam / Deescalation / Protest #5502

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 05, 1969
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(Studio) North Vietnam P.M. Pham Van Dong says United States deescalating. 1st time Hanoi refers to such.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) White House unsure if enemy negotiating position changed. Hanoi could see United States deescalation by reduced B-52 raids, halt of search and destroy, and talk of troop withdrawal. Demonstrators still protest.

(DC) Quakers picket White House Advisor talks with group. War casualties read, 1 of largest protest groups for new administration
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Gill, Bill;
Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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