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Rhodesian Chrome Embargo #250974

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 18, 1977
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(Studio) President Carter asks Congress okay of larger foreign aid plan, but emphasizes human rights issue with regard to such aid. Carter signs bill prohibiting import of Rhodesian chrome.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Carter signs bill. Significance noted. [CARTER - calls Ian Smith government illegal; unwilling to resolve black/white clash.] Carter sees embargo of Rhodesian chrome as putting United States on side of UN, and on side of what's right.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:01:30

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