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Zaire Conflict #498984

NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 25, 1978
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(Studio) Update on situation in south Zaire, especially in Kolwezi, as French troops prepare to leave and be replaced by Zairian and Moroccan forces.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Kolwezi, Zaire) Conditions in Kolwezi reported Return of black residents detailed. Is noted that only 3 white residents remain; one is Italian who says he's afraid but has nowhere else to go. Red Cross efforts to fight possible cholera and typhoid epidemics noted. Lack of discipline in Zaire's troops, provided by French For. Legion, and outlook for small force from Morocco doing same examined.
REPORTER: Martin Fletcher

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Fletcher, Martin
Duration:
00:01:50

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