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United Nations / Third World Influence #232123

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 27, 1974
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(Studio) 3rd world bloc becoming predominant at UN. At United Nations General Assembly, vote taken on recognition of Cambodian government: that of Lon Nol, or that of Norodom Sihanouk.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Vote to determine which Cambodian government United Nations will recognize. 3rd world bloc affects vote on ousting South Africa from UN, allowing PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) leader Yasir Arafat to speak at United Nations and UNESCO's statement with regard to Israel. West nations appalled. [British Representative Ivor RICHARDS - notes danger.] [US ambassador John SCALI - expresses concern over 3rd world influence.] Israeli ambassador Yosef Tekoah says United Nations going through period of degradation.
REPORTER: Richard C. Hottelet

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Hottelet, Richard C.
Duration:
00:02:40

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