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Zaire / Foreign Aid #251424

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 12, 1977
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(Studio) United States sends more military aid to Zaire.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Report on weapons and inability of administration to act as it wants due to congress opposition because of memories of Vietnam. United States efforts noted, include plea to Katangan rebels to pull out and go back to Angola, which isn't expected to work.
REPORTER: Marvin Kalb

(Studio) Morocco troops in Zaire to aid in fight against Shaba province invasion. Zaire says troops arrived via French transport planes; French say planes only carried supplies. President Valery Giscard d'Estaing says planes to return, because France doesn't want to get into Vietnam-style conflict; France has 20 advisers in Zaire.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Kalb, Marvin

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