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Africa / Rhodesia Fighting / Ethiopia-Eritrea Conflict #53857

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 16, 1978
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(Studio) Report on another clash between Rhodesian government troops and black guerrillas, where civilians get worst of casualties.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Rhodesia) Report on plight of black civilians in Rhodesia, Zambia and Mozambique, who have become innocent victims in ntlst. guerrillas' fight with government forces in Rhodesia.
REPORTER: Howard Tuckner

(Studio) Eritrean and Ethiopian sources reports of beginning of major push against Eritrean rebels by Ethiopian forces detailed. Support and training of Ethiopians by USSR and Cubans, who formerly supported Eritreans, noted.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Tuckner, Howard

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