Search the Archive

Somalia / Famine Relief / United States Military / Mogadishu, Baidoa #139394

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 07, 1992
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Mogadishu: Bill Redeker) The United States military getting ready for its work in Somalia featured; scenes shown from Mogadishu, which is controlled by armed, roving gangs. [Envoy Robert OAKLEY - says Operation Restore Hope is a humanitarian operation.] [Somalia warlord General Mohammed Farah AIDID - says a meeting with Oakley is needed to avoid misunderstanding.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings; Mogadishu: Ted Koppel) The timetable for, and role of, the United States Marines in Somalia and the food relief situation discussed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Drop in the level of fighting in Mogadishu this weekend noted.

(Baidoa: Don Kladstrup) The situation in Baidoa, Somalia, known as the "city of death," where violence by armed gangs has escalated, examined; scenes shown. [Relief WORKER, CARE's Richard CHAMBERS, Dr. Victoria POWERS - comment.]

Jennings, Peter;
Kladstrup, Don;
Koppel, Ted;
Redeker, Bill

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.