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Africa / France / United States / NATO Nations #258603

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 05, 1978
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(Studio) Report on United States Air Force planes ferrying Moroccan troops to Zaire. US ground forces said dropped in other cntrys. Map shown. Significance of Moroccan troops as pan-African peacekeeping force noted. Paris meeting of US and 4 NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) allies with regard to Zaire problem reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Paris, France) Mtg. of US, Great Britain, West Germany and Belgium representatives with French representatives reported Kinshasa, Zaire, film of United States planes loading Moroccan troops shown. Protest of French people with regard to nation's involvement in Africa matters filmed, reported Communist and Gaullist opposition to French stance with regard to Africa noted. Giscard d'Estaing stance considered.
REPORTER: Tom Fenton

Cronkite, Walter;
Fenton, Tom

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