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China / Mao Career #6285

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 21, 1969
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(Studio) USSR and China logically should relate better to United States because of dissension between 2. Mao Tse-tung noted for defying nature and logic. Mao is God-substitute in China.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Hong Kong) Ted Koppel narrates 1936 film of Mao army. Chiang Kai-shek had launched 5th campaign, but Mao and Lin Piao, then head of anti-Japanese Military Academy, survived. He survived because of Chiang Kai-shek turning to Japan, rather than Mao.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Koppel, Ted;
Smith, Howard K.

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