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Somalia / Famine Relief / United States Military / Baidoa #139071

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 17, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Baidoa: Don Kladstrup) Convoy of United States Marines taking food relief to the Somali countryside featured; scenes shown of the troops leaving Baidoa, Somalia, for regions desperately needing relief supplies. [Marine commander General Robert JOHNSTON, World Vision Bruce MENSER, WORKER, World Vision Paul JONES, Russ KERR - comment on the security situation.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report that gunmen stole food from some of the villages shown in the report mentioned. Plans for Germany to send some troops to Somalia noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Kladstrup, Don

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