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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 30, 1997
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Friday's talks between Zaire President Mobutu Sese Seko and rebel leader Laurent Kabila on a ship in international waters off Gabon previewed; details given of the efforts to repatriate refugees to Rwanda; scenes shown of United States ambassador to the United Nations Bill Richardson touring a transit camp. [By telephone from Kinshasa, RICHARDSON - describes the role of African leaders in setting up face-to-face talks under United Nations auspices, the health of Mobutu, the need to avoid bloodshed and deal with the humanitarian crisis; adds that the repatriation is not going well.]

Shaw, Bernard

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