• Short Summary

    THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE IS STILL BOMBING VARIOUS PLACES UNDER THE 19TH PARALLEL IN NORTH VIETNAM.

  • Description

    THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE IS STILL BOMBING VARIOUS PLACES UNDER THE 19TH PARALLEL IN NORTH VIETNAM. THIS IS A VILLAGE NAMED LAC SON, DU LUONG PREFECTURE, NGHE AN PROVINCE NEAR 19TH PARALLEL LINE WHERE THE VILLAGES WAS BOMBED 124 TIMES UP TO AUGUST 24TH SINCE USA ESCALATED BOMBING IN NORTH VIETNAM LAST THREE YEARS. 60 PER CENT OF THE VILLAGERS HOUSES WERE DESTROYED AND THE REST OF 20 PERCENT OF THE HOUSES WERE DESTROYED BY US ESCALATION IN THREE DAYS OF AUGUST 17TH, 23RD AND 24TH. IN OTHER WORDS, 80 PER CENT OF THE VILLAGERS HOUSES WERE COMPLETELY DESTROYED. HOWEVER, THE VILLAGERS HAVE TO CLEAN UP THE WRECKAGES OF THE HOUSES, ROOF TIDE AND FIX THEIR OWN THATCHED ROOF IMMEDIATELY. PESANTS HAVE TO GO TO THE PADDY FIELD WHERE THEY FIX THE RICE PLANT ONE BY ONE WHICH WERE DAMAGED BY EXPLOSION OF THE BOMBS. THE US ESCALATION ON HIT NOT ONLY DENSE POPULATED AREA OF THE TOWN, INDUSTRIAL SITE AND FACTORIES BUT ALSO THESE PADDY FIELD TOO. YOU WILL SEE A LOT OF SIGNS OF BOMBARDMENT ON THE PADDY FIELD. WHAT USA IS TRYING TO HIT NOT ONLY THE MILITARY TARGETS, INDUSTRIAL AREA AND DENSE POPULATED PLACES BUT ALSO PADDY FIELDS TO FRIGHTEN THE PESANTS TO COME DOWN THEIR PRODUCTION OF FOODS. ON THE CONTRARY, NORTH VIETNAMESE ARE TRYING HARD TO COLLECT TWO CROPS A YEAR IN THIS AREA AND SEND THE FOOD TO SOUTH TO HELP NFL PEOPLE. (ACCORDING TO A STATISTIC WHICH WAS UNOFFICIALLY ANNOUNCED IN NORTH VIETNAM THAT USA HAS BEEN SPENDING US $ 60,000. PER PERSON A YEAR FOR 540,000 SOLDIERS STATIONED IN SOUTH VIETNAM AND NORTH VIETNAM HAS BEEN SPENDING LESS THAN US $ 50. A YEAR PER PERSON WHICH WILL BE GREAT DIFFERENCE AS LONG AS THE WAR IS ON AND NORTH VIETNAM BOASTS THAT THEY SHALL BE ABLE TO CARRY ON THE WAR AS LONG AS USA BASED IN VIETNAM ECONOMICALLY

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA74DUGIF4YAVTWQFP5IOS5ZWIY
    Media URN:
    VLVA74DUGIF4YAVTWQFP5IOS5ZWIY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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