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Tanzania / Rwanda Refugees / Zaire #403924

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Dec 12, 1996
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Benaco, Tanzania: Catherine Bond) The sudden migration of Rwandan refugees from camps in Tanzania featured; scenes shown from Benaco, Tanzania. [UNHCR spokesman Paul STROMBERG - comments on the refugees' movement.] [Tanzanian ministry for home affairs Colonel Philbert MUGERE - comments.] Recent Tanzanian actions to make the camps more uncomfortable for the refugees noted.

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) United Nations plans to airlift food and medicine to refugees in the forests of eastern Zaire reported. [UN special envoy Raymond CHRETIEN - talks about the refugees remaining in Zaire.] The reasons why the refugees are afraid to return home to Rwanda mentioned.

Bond, Catherine;
Shaw, Bernard;
Woodruff, Judy

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