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South Yemen / Coup #306432

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jan 19, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Possibility South Yemen President Ali Nasser Mohammed has been overthrown reported Contd. evacuations of fors. to Djibouti noted.

(Djibouti: Derrick Blakely) Efforts to evacuate fors. from South Yemen examined; Her (His) Majesty's Ship Britannia's role noted. Scenes shown. [EVACUEE - describes flight.] Queen Elizabeth's approval of yacht's use in rescue mission mentioned. [Admiral John GARNIER - describes shelling near ship.] French, German and Soviet ships mentioned involved in evacuation.

Blakely, Derrick;
Schieffer, Bob

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