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Libya-Chad Conflict #274092

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 29, 1981
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(Studio) Libyan troops said allegedly acting out display of force in Chad capital of N'Djamena in effort to oust President Goukouni Oueddei details given. Importance of Chad to Libya in light of Colonel Muammar el-Kadhafi's ambitions of takeover of Sudan noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Khartoum, Sudan) Sudan's importance to United States examined; impact of Anwar Sadat's recent death on US-Sudan relations noted. [General Abdel-Magid KHALIL - describes Libyan presence.] Concern over possible coup by President Mohammed Gaafar Nimeiry explained. Nation's economy problems considered. [Colonel Mohammed AWAD - comments on consequences of price raising in Sudan.] Cntry.'s economy potential discussed.
REPORTER: John Blackstone

Blackstone, John;
Rather, Dan

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