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Biafra-Nigeria / Death / United Nations Aid #198233

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 04, 1968
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(Studio) International Red Cross reports 4 members of 1 of its surgical teams murdered by drunk Nigerian soldier. Workers may pull out of fighting zone.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Owerri, Nigeria) Reporter travels with Nigerian Army on operation on road to Umuahia. Not much security. Biafrans at top of hill; shooting and shouting occurs. [NIGERIAN - says they have advantage.] [2nd NIGERIAN - says found uniform on dead man.] Nigerians in road; Biafrans in bushes. Both bad shots. Reporter and Nigerians pinned down moments later. Photographer for "Time" magazine hit. Newsman of I.T.V. hit in both legs. Photographer for "Time" dies at aid station
REPORTER: Morley Safer

(Studio) Senator Edward Kennedy calls for United Nations action to relieve starvation and suffering in Biafra. State Department spokesperson says there's not enough support.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Safer, Morley

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