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African Summit / Amin #38693

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 01, 1975
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(Studio) Arab bloc at African summit meeting fails to win passage of resolution to expel Israel from UN. Resolution passed calling for incrd. economy and diplomatic pressure. Egypt refuses to support expulsion resolution. Uganda's President Idi Amin marries 19 year old soldier; already has 1 wife.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Kampala, Uganda) Amin has flair for showmanship. Shown during national industry exhibition. 100,000 Ugandans murdered, disappeared or left country while Amin in office. Uganda bankrupt. Held summit with Saudi Arabian aid. Amin summit chairperson for next year Organization of American States chairperson has little influence on econs. or civil liberties of members
REPORTER: Bill Brannigan

Brannigan, Bill;
Reasoner, Harry

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