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Angola-South Africa Conflict #279312

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 01, 1981
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(Studio) South Africa reported claiming presence of USSR troops in Angola; their alleged capture of Soviet soldier noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Johannesburg, South Africa) General Magnus Malan's assessment of offensive in Angola, allegedly aimed at South West Africa Peoples' Org., SWAPO, outlined; films shown. United States veto of United Nations resolution condemning the invasion discussed.
REPORTER: Allen Pizzey

(DC) Admin.'s figs. with regard to USSR and Cuban presence in Angola detailed; criticism of United States veto of United Nations resolution noted. [Congress Black Caucus chairperson Walter FAUNTROY, Southern Christian Ldrship. Conf. chairperson Joseph LOWERY - condemn United States veto.] Implications of situation for international peace efforts cited.
REPORTER: Diane Sawyer

Reporter(s):
Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan;
Sawyer, Diane
Duration:
00:04:30

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