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Special (Amin Interview) #494276

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 28, 1977
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(Studio) After disappearance last week in Uganda, Idi Amin grants interview to New York City radio station WWRL reporter, Audrey June Taylor.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(No location given) [AMIN - talks about reports of assassination attempt on him earlier in month, which he denies, but says it was case of arms smuggling; with regard to Britisher Robert Scanlon, arrested as spy in Uganda, after helping carry Amin (on platform chair) at Organization of American States conference in Uganda and choosing to become Ugandan citizen; with regard to death of Bishop Janami Luwum, who he says had arms from Tanzania and Kenya; people who are against him; and his belief in God.]
REPORTER: Audrey June Taylor

(Studio) Uganda Defense Council, of which Amin is head, confers new title on him; this noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Taylor, Audrey June

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