CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 14, 1977
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(Studio) Uganda President Idi Amin says Americans and British safe in country as long as they spread no negative propaganda; if they do they'll be asked to leave.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(New York City) (Film shown made by group of minority journalists invited to Uganda late last year) Uganda's history noted: is served by White Nile River which flows to Mediterranean Sea and wasn't settled by colonizing Europeans since it's land-locked in central Africa. Winston Churchill's description of country noted. When British did come, was made protectorate, not colony; progress brought by British cited; Kampala made into national capital. Population of Christians, both Anglican and Catholic, and of Muslims cited. Take-over of country and rule by Idi Amin noted.
REPORTER: Richard C. Hottelet
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