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Rhodesia / Postponement of Transition / Guerrilla War Costs #255525

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 16, 1978
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(Studio) Postponement of transition to major rule by Rhodesia's interim biracial government detailed. Part of reason reported believed to be war with black guerrillas.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Salisbury, Rhodesia) Measles epidemic in Rhodesia given as example of one result of guerrilla war; epidemic reported widespread due to closure of many outlying clinics because of guerrillas. Other results of guerrilla war and expected transition to major rule detailed. Film of 1976 massacre of black plantation workers by guerrillas shown. Results noted as hidden costs of war. [Rhodesian economy James GIRDLESTONE - discusses wasted costs in war.]
REPORTER: Robin Wright

Mudd, Roger;
Wright, Robin

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