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Somalia / Famine Relief / United States Military #138940

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 10, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Mogadishu: Bill Redeker) The tightening of security in Somalia featured; details given of an incident in which United States and French troops opened fire on a truck that ran a roadblock; scenes shown from Mogadishu, which is increasingly under military control. [In Baidoa, Somalia, Cooperative for American Relief Everywhere James FENNELL - outlines the threats.] [CARE Rhodri WYNN-POPE - says force is needed in Baidoa.] [Marine commander General Robert JOHNSTON - comments on the operation.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Mogadishu: Linda Pattillo) The port city of Mogadishu at night featured; scenes shown of Marine patrols, opened restaurants and people in the streets. [Two MARINES, SOMALI - comment.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) CDC (Centers for Disease Control) report on the death rates in Somalia given.

Jennings, Peter;
Pattillo, Linda;
Redeker, Bill

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