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South Africa-Angolas Conflict #518805

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 29, 1981
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(Studio) No. of SWAPO guerrillas said killed by South African forces in Angola reported.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Johannesburg, South Africa) South African raids to rout SWAPO guerrillas in Angola examined; films shown. [Brigadier Rudolf BADENHORST - is determined to destroy SWAPO.] South Africa's response to Angolan version of events mentioned.
REPORTER: Vic Aicken

(Studio) United Nations Sec. Council session on South African raids into Angola discussed.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(NYC) United Nations Sec. Council's debate on raids examined; films shown. United States position in issue considered. [US ambassador Charles LICHTENSTEIN - claims Cuban troops are in Angola.] Pol. gamble faced by United States explained.
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

(DC) State Department's concern over United States dilemma at United Nations discussed; Namibia independence process mentioned. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, Chester Crocker quoted on screen. President Reagan said conferring Monday with representatives from African states.

Aicken, Vic;
Kur, Bob;
McLaughlin, Bill;
Savitch, Jessica

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