• Short Summary

    THE UNITED STATES IS POURING MORE COMBAT TROOPS, INTO SOUTH VIETNAM.AFTER ATTENDING TODAY'S (SATURDAY'S) MILITARY?

  • Description

    THE UNITED STATES IS POURING MORE COMBAT TROOPS, INTO SOUTH VIETNAM.AFTER ATTENDING TODAY'S (SATURDAY'S) MILITARY TALKS IN SAIGON WITH THE AMERICAN DEFENCE SECRETARY, MR.MCNAMARA, AN AMERICAN SPOKESMAN SAID THE AMERICAN FORCE WAS NOW BUILDING UP TO ABOUT 83,000 MEN.HITHERTO THE FIGURE MENTIONED WAS AROUND 75,000.

    THE AMERICAN BASE AT BIEN HOA IS ONE OF THE STRATEGIC POINTS TO RECEIVE REINFORCEMENTS.THE LATEST GROUPS TO ARRIVE WERE INFANTRYMEN WHO IMMEDIATELY LEFT FOR DUTY AT OBSERVATION POSTS DOTTED AROUND THE BASE AS PART OF THE SECURITY CORDON.

    YESTERDAY, THE DEFENCE SECRETARY HEARD SOUTH VIETNAMESE GENERALS APPEAL FOR MORE AMERICAN TROOPS.TODAY, AMERICAN MILITARY OFFICIALS MADE A SIMILAR APPEAL AS A MEANS TO WIN THE WAR RATHER THAN CONTAIN THE VIET CONG IN SOUTH VIETNAM.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAW8GAO8XH0YKHOP7R0RZYO9RY
    Media URN:
    VLVAAW8GAO8XH0YKHOP7R0RZYO9RY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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