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Nigeria / Political Executions / World Condemnation #399756

CNN Evening News for Friday, Nov 10, 1995
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) The execution nine political activists by the Nigerian military government announced. [British Prime Minister John MAJOR, South African President Nelson MANDELA - condemn the killings.]

(London: Charles Hoff) The fallout from the executions outlined; scenes shown of author Ken Saro-Wiwa and other activists protesting the serious problem of pollution by Shell Oil Company in Nigeria. [US ambassador to the United Nations Madeleine ALBRIGHT - comments.] [Daughter of Opposition Leader Wura ABIOLA - asks for support for change.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) The Nigerian response to world condemnation of the executions outlined. [Nigerian Ambassador to the United Nations Ibrahim GAMBARI - charges nations with meddling in Nigerian internal affairs.] The response of the Nigerian people to the executions discussed with correspondent Gilbert DaCosta. [DaCOSTA - comments.]

Hoff, Charles;
Shaw, Bernard;
Woodruff, Judy

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