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Egypt / Afro-Arab Conference / Amin #48000

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 07, 1977
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(Studio) Arabs meet in Cairo, Egypt.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Cairo, Egypt) Report on 1st Afro-Arab conf.; topics discussed include development of poorer ntns. and aid from oil-producing ntns. to oil-consuming ntns. Host is Egyptian President Anwar Sadat. Saudi Arabia pledge for aid noted. African unity is also discussed; claims of invasion by Uganda President Idi Amin noted. [AMIN - cites his peacefulness.]
REPORTER: Bill Brannigan

(Studio) In Kenya, newspaper charges Amin has gotten aid from USSR secret service, KGB, in reported purge of Christians and opposition tribes; paper demands United Nations disarmament of Uganda. Ger. magazine quotes Amin as saying he has nothing against Americans and might add American woman to collection of wives.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Brannigan, Bill;
Reasoner, Harry;
Walters, Barbara

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