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Vietnam-Cambodia Conflict #58672

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 27, 1979
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(Studio) Vietnamese-led troops said to have deflected attempt by Khmer Rouge guerrillas to retake town of Poipet.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(No location given) Film shown said 1st to come out of Cambodia since overthrow of Pol Pot government; Vietnamese military presence noted. Joint Vietnam-Cambodia checkpt. en route to Phnom Penh cited. Vietnam aid to villages, warships, and Angkor Wat mentioned. Thailand-based reports of guerrilla fighting examined; captured Khmer Rouge guerrillas and American mild equipment, incl. Chinook helicopters, mentioned.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

Cioffi, Lou;
Jennings, Peter

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