Foreign Minister Chou En-Lai, of the People's Republic of China, returned to Peking on Monday (8 March) after a four-day visit to Hanoi, the North Vietnamese capital.
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Background: Foreign Minister Chou En-Lai, of the People's Republic of China, returned to Peking on Monday (8 March) after a four-day visit to Hanoi, the North Vietnamese capital. This film was telerecorded in Hong Kong after being transmitted by Canton Television on Friday (12 March).
While in North Vietnam, Chou had promised more aid to North Vietnam, and warned the United States that China might intervene in the Southeast Asia conflict if the war is widened.
Chou and his party conferred at length with North Vietnamese leaders, but there has been no detailed announcement of what decisions were reached.