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Southern Africa / Cease-Fire #117799

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 08, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Agreement by govts. of South Africa, Angola and Cuba to meet to discuss details of ending war in Angola and granting independent to Namibia reported Report introduced.

(Johannesburg, South Africa: Jim Hickey) Nature of lengthy war in Angola featured; details given of roles of South Africa, Soviet-backed Angolan government and Cuban soldiers; scenes shown of war. [S. African foreign minister Roelof "Pik" BOTHA - hopes for stability in region.] South Africa's willingness to grant independent to Namibia if Cuba withdraws from Angola detailed.

Hickey, Jim;
Jennings, Peter

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