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Mozambique / Famine / Unrest #318065

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jan 16, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Mozambique: Martha Teichner) Famine in Mozambique, as well as in Ethiopia, featured; details given, scenes shown of rock musician-fundraiser Bob Geldof visiting country [GELDOF - says it's grim situation.] [Mozambique Joaquim CHISSANO - says country needs more aid.] Lengthy civil war between government and rebels detailed; scenes shown. Rebel threat against International Red Cross food drops and attacks on CARE's efforts to truck in food noted. [US ambassador to Mozambique Melissa WELLS - says starvation and war linked.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Teichner, Martha

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