The South Vietnamese army has launched a new operation in the Khmer Republic. About 10,000?
SV & CU Troops board APC Truck (2 shots)
SV & CU Trucks move off (3 shots)
SV Troops open fire.
LV & SV Troops off trucks (21 shots)
SV Troops towards camera near Village.
SV Officer on radio phone.
SV Troops in village searching it (3 shots)
TRAVEL SHOT from truck
LV Smoke as truck hits mine.
CU Soldier on field phone.
CU TRAVEL SHOT truck towed back.
GV and PAN soldiers use helmets as buckets to douse fire in truck (6 shots)
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Background: The South Vietnamese army has launched a new operation in the Khmer Republic. About 10,000 Rangers and armoured units are scouring the rubber plantations southeast of Snoul near Route Seven. the operation breaks nearly a month's silence in the Republic. According to South Vietnamese, its designed to eliminate elements planning to disrupt the campaign for the South Vietnamese presidential election in October.