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Ethiopia Famine #534133

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 26, 1984
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(Studio) Ethiopian officials reported acknowledging major imports of Scotch whiskey despite nation's extensive famine.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) International response to Ethiopia's famine, examined in news reports this week, examined. Films, photos shown. Efforts of Oxfam, World Vision described; USSR media's coverage of Ethiopia's celebration of Marxist rule and decision to ignore famine discussed. Ethiopian diplomacy said denying United States allegations regarding cost of celebration.
REPORTER: John Cochran

(Studio) British church officials reported asking Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher to begin immediate air lift of emergency food to Ethiopia; details given.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Cochran, John

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