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Somalia / Famine Relief / United Nations-US Role #138799

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 30, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reports introduced.

(State Department: John McWethy) Letter from United Nations Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali in support of sending a multinational force to monitor relief aid in Somalia as proposed by President Bush's administration featured. [Zimbabwe United Nations ambassador Simbarashe MUMBENGEGWI - says a force controlled by the United Nations would be best.] [State Department spokesman Richard BOUCHER - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Bob Zelnick) The logistical problems facing a US-led military force in securing Somalia examined; map and scenes shown of armed Somalis. The composition of the United States force detailed.

Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John;
Zelnick, Bob

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