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Ethiopia #241885

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 15, 1975
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(Studio) Ethiopian rebels threaten to kill 4 Americans taken from United States communication base unless demands met. Demands include end of aid to Ethiopia and release of rebels in Ethiopian jails. Rebels call selves Eritrea Liberation Front (ELF).
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Ethiopia) Rural areas ruled by rebels. Mil. camps shown. Soldiers recruited from civilian camps. Mil. doctors care for civilians. Eritrea mostly Moslem. Air Force rptdly. strafes towns that support ELF. Comparisons to Vietnam made.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

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

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