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Rhodesia #45462

ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 27, 1976
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(Studio) Reaction of black African ntns. to Henry Kissinger plan to settle racial trouble confusing. Dissatisfaction expressed by them but State Department takes positive position, saying only details to be worked out.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Black leaders don't want conditions put on government arrangements, but don't reject plan. Rhodesia may hold that it accepted a package, believing it had black ntns.' okay. Situation analyzed. Rhodesia blames USSR for putting Angola and Mozambique up to wrecking the deal. Principle of black rule, however, established.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

(Studio) In Rhodesia, Ian Smith blames USSR influence for causing uncertainty.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Salisbury, Rhodesia) Rhodesians said reassured by United States and British affirmative view of situation. [President Rhodesian National party Len INDENSOHN - says black man wants Rhodesia now.] Black reaction in Rhodesia not yet fully known. Though whites may harden their position it won't do much good.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Jennings, Peter;
Reasoner, Harry

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