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Angola / MPLA / Uganda / British Mercenaries #486995

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 10, 1976
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(Studio) MPLA rptdly. capture Lobito and Benguela, last anti-Marxist strongholds. Uganda recognizes MPLA as Angolan government British mercenaries arrive back in England.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Brussels, Belgium) Mercenaries looked irritable, worried and bedraggled.
REPORTER: George Montgomery

(London, England) [MERCENARY - knows of no executions.] Police take away mercenaries for questions about reported massacre of 14. David Smith, 17, returns; originally thought to be execution victim. Mercenaries don't agree on fact of execution. Premier Harold Wilson announces study as to possibility of outlawing further recruitment.
REPORTER: George Montgomery

(Studio) NBC reported on Smith's parents last night, who grieved for their son, whom they thought dead.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Montgomery, George

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