NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 30, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(London, England) State Department reported agreeing to secretly provide famine relief aid directly to people in rebel-controlled Ethiopian provinces without permission of Marxist government; details of plan outlined. Goal mentioned that of reducing number Ethiopians migrating to Sudan as well as bolstering movement against Pro-USSR Ethiopian government Tigre province's effort to cope with famine and civil war at same time examined; films shown. Pol. factors preventing efficient relief efforts discussed. [Grassroots International spokesperson Chris CARTTER - cites amount of money needed to purchase available grain from rebels.]
REPORTER: Bonnie Anderson
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