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Vietnam 10 Years After #95725

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 25, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) Reporter's impression of Vietnam today discussed; films shown. Apparent effect of emigration on Vietnam, especially what was formerly Saigon, examined. "Little Saigon," Westminster California, featured. [Operation California spokesperson Richard WALDEN - notes ability of Vietnam refugees to live in Westminster and never learn English; praises refugees' attitude toward work.] No. Vietnamese arriving in United States since 1975 mentioned; refugee and former Lieutenant Luk's experience in Vietnam reeduc. camp noted. [LUK - praises his life in US now.] His sister's remarks translated. [WALDEN - compares life in Saigon with that of refugees in California.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld, Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Threlkeld, Richard

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