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Liberia / United Nations Arms Embargo / Civil War #138565

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 19, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Plans by the United Nations to place an arms embargo against civil war-torn Liberia reported.

(No location given: Jim Laurie) The brutal and bizarre nature of the war in Liberia featured; scenes shown of the ragtag army of Charles Taylor, which is opposed by a west African peacekeeping force that supports the government. Last month's murder of five Catholic nuns recalled; named photos shown. [Catholic Relief Services Father Kenneth VAVRINA - says the nuns were in the wrong place.] [Rebel leader TAYLOR - comments.]

Jennings, Peter;
Laurie, Jim

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