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Pope Paul / African Visit #204847

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 31, 1969
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(Studio) Pope Paul begins 3-day visit in Africa to do anything to stop Nigeria-Biafra civil war.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Kampala, Uganda) Warmly welcomed in Uganda. He'll dedicate shrine and close bp, conference Uganda's President A. Milton Obote greets him. Pope waves to crowds along 21-mi. motorcade route 1/3 country Catholic. Says room for African heritage in Catholic liturgy if it doesn't affect core of church doctrine. He'll meet with Nigerians and Biafrans Friday
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite narrates

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:01:50

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