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Vietnam-US Relations / POW/MIA Information #583740

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 23, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(White House: John Cochran) Announcement by President Bush that Vietnam has agreed to provide information on American POWs and MIAs featured; war era film shown. [BUSH - comments.] [Senator John KERRY - says both sides are trying to get beyond it.] [Democratic presidential candidate Bill CLINTON - comments on dealing with Vietnam.] The economic potential of reopening relations noted. [US-Vietnam Trade Council Virginia FOOTE - says oil companies are ready to do business with Vietnam.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Denver: Roger O'Neil) The reaction of the families of MIAs featured; wartime footage of POWs shown. [MIA (missing in action) wife Maureen DUNNE; on "Today", daughter of MIA (missing in action) Patty O'GRADY; MIA's sister Louise VAN HOOZER, MIA's daughter Colleen SHINE, MIA's sister Joanne SHAW - offer views on today's news.] Relatives shown at the travelling exhibit of the Vietnam war memorial during its stop in Seattle.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John;
O'Neil, Roger
Duration:
00:04:20

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