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Nigeria / Ibos #198687

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 07, 1968
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(Studio) Nigerian civil war lasted 16 mos. Biafra hurt worst.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Enugu, Nigeria) Used to be 150,000 here. 4/5 land Biafrans started out with deserted. Ibo people displaced.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(Obanogkia, Nigeria) International Red Cross brings in food. Crowd waits. People could starve later. Children with nutrition-related disease shown. [Relief program director Glenn HAYDEN - says death rate lower but certain % will die depending on how long they've been in bush.] High protein food needed. Food does no good if people stay in bush.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Cronkite, Walter;
Schakne, Robert

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