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Liberia / Rebel Fighting #333164

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 10, 1990
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Monrovia: Allen Pizzey) Evacuation of Americans from Liberia despite tapering off of fighting on eve of peace talks between government and rebel forces featured; scenes shown from Monrovia, Liberia. [Missionary Pat BELLINGER - says we are going, but we are coming back.] Churchmen noted planning to mediate dispute. [Liberian council of churches Reverend J.K. Levee MOULTON - says getting to the table is an achievement.] Scenes shown of members of two tribes seeking shelter in a churchyard after government troops began hunting them down because their tribes support the rebels.

Pizzey, Allen;
Spencer, Susan

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