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Congo / Human Rights / Genocide / Campbell Interview #412235

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Oct 09, 1997
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Charges by a human rights group that forces loyal to Laurent Kabila killed civilians during his rises to power in Zaire, now Congo, reviewed. Interview held with Human Rights Watch/Africa Scott Campbell. [CAMPBELL - says the civilian refugees were killed according to the villagers; outlines the status of the United Nations investigating team, which was blocked by Kabila, who wishes to hide the mass killings; states that much of the evidence has been destroyed by exhuming the bodies and burning or hiding them; speculates as to why the world is not speaking out against human rights issues in Africa.]

Reporter(s):
Shaw, Bernard
Duration:
00:04:40

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