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Zimbabwe / Massacre #106657

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 27, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Report introduced.

(No location given: Dean Reynolds) Massacre of missionary Jerry Keightley, his children and others by anti-government rebels in Zimbabwe reported; details given, photos shown. [Home minister Enos NKALA - describes attack.] History of rivalry between rebels loyal to Joshua Nkomo and forces of Prime Min. Robert Mugabe noted. [Opposition leader NKOMO - denies responsibility.] [State Department spokesperson Charles REDMAN - denounces murder of missionaries.] Issue of black squatters opposing settling of white missionaries detailed. [MISSIONARY - says victims were prepared to die for faith.]

Jarriel, Tom;
Reynolds, Dean

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