ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 17, 1977
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) United Nations ambassador Andrew Young's comments, with regard to change in United States foreign policy since Carter administration took office, noted; says attitudes toward Africa, Mid. East and Vietnam have changed. Young is in Maputo, Mozambique, for conference of black African ntns. and ntlist. leaders
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Maputo, Mozambique) Report on conference and Young's part in it. [YOUNG - says mtg. is more than talk because all involved are also involved in various means of bringing about change.] 1 of most important mtgs. young will have at conference is with leader of Namibia liberation organization SWAPO (South-West Africa People's Organization) Sam Nujoma; discussion will deal with plans for United Nations General Assembly special session expected to be called to arrange elections and end of South Africa control. [NUJOMA - says armed struggle is only effective way to lead to democrat independence, but they're not opposed to negotiated settlement.] Young's theme for speech to conference will be moderation in struggles.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.