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Spanish Sahara #244211

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 01, 1976
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(Studio) Arab struggle for control of phosphate field in Spanish Sahara becomes war of words. Algerians blame defeat on being outnumbered by Morocco troops in last week's clash. Moroccans take reporters to scene.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Spanish Sahara) Clash detailed. Film shown. Captured Algerian trucks found to be carrying Chinese and USSR munitions, include Sam-7 ground to air missiles. No evidence of savage battle found. Significance estimated. King Hussein and Algerian president Houari Boumedienne peace talks urged. Moroccan forces morale boosted.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

Reporter(s):
McNamara, Bob;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:10

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