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Namibia / Independence / Shevardnadze-Baker Meeting #127481

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 20, 1990
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Windhoek, Namibia: John McWethy) Meeting of Secretary of State James Baker and Soviet foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze at ceremonies for independence of Namibia examined; scenes shown from celebrations in Windhoek, Namibia. [SHEVARDNADZE - (thru translator) says we are against using force in Lithuania.] [BAKER - says Soviets want to use dialogue, not force.] Issue of political participation for black majority in South Africa with Namibia as a political model noted.

McWethy, John;
Sawyer, Diane

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