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London / Zimbabwe Rhodesia Talks #266409

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 24, 1979
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(Studio) Patriotic Front alliance reported agreeing to British plan giving Zimbabwe Rhodesia's white minority 20% share of parliament at London peace conference Both guerrillas and government of Prime Mind Bishop Abel Muzorewa said accepting British-proposed new constitution.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Salisbury, Zimbabwe Rhodesia) Colonial sports as symbol of white control and attempts to retain that control considered; films shown. [MAN - comments.] White way of life said about to change due to London peace talks. [Parliament member John LANDAU - comments.] No. of whites emigrating so far this year noted. [PEOPLE - comment.] Issues yet to be discussed at conference outlined.
REPORTER: Robin Wright

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Wright, Robin
Duration:
00:02:40

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