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Spanish Sahara / Morocco #480641

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 05, 1975
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(Studio) Moroccan King Hassan says march to Spanish Sahara begins Thursday He'll be at command post; won't lead march. Spanish have barbed wire and mine field parallel to border.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Sahara Desert, Morocco) People have waited for weeks for invasion to start. King didn't say how many of 350,000 to enter Sahara. March may be endangered. Hassan faces Spanish and Algerian opposition.
REPORTER: Tom Streithorst

(Morocco-Sahara Border) Spanish abandoned frontier fort. Spanish may defense colony with mobile defense 10 mile from border. Hassan tells marchers to obey orders, pray, not to fight, and Moroccan army behind them no matter what.
REPORTER: Tom Streithorst

Chancellor, John;
Streithorst, Tom

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