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Africa / Hunger #331061

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 31, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(London: Bruce Morton) Extent of real starvation in Africa while world focuses on food shortages in USSR featured; scenes shown of food shipments from West to USSR . [Soviet WOMAN - offers thanks.] [Soviet analyst Jonathan EYAL - says shipments are not connected to needs of Soviet citizens.] Scenes shown of starving Africans. [Save the Children Fund Nicholas HINTON - says media is fascinated with USSR and turns its back on Africa.] [Cooperative for American Relief Everywhere relief agency Alexander HEROYS - says there is donor fatigue regarding Africa.]

Chung, Connie;
Morton, Bruce

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