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Vietnam / Defoliants #8942

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 29, 1970
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(Studio) North Vietnam charges United States defoliants destroyed land, maimed people; American Association for Advancement of Science reports vegetation destroyed.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Chicago, Illinois) [NLF FILM SHOWN.] Communists say Americans have killed plants, wildlife and people; American panel finds no harm to people, much to plants. [Panel member J. D. CONSTABLE - says still-births up in defoliated areas.] Food crops destroyed; South Vietnam hurt more than VC; may be decades before land arable.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

Bergman, Jules;
Reasoner, Harry

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