NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 16, 1985
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(Studio) French President Francois Mitterrand reported en route to New Caledonia; recent violence there over independence issue recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Paris, France) Mitterrand's decision and background to current turmoil examined; films shown. [INTERVIEWER and MITTERRAND - (thru translator) discuss his plans.] Controversy over French police's shooting of independence leader Eloi Machoro, linked with Libyan dictator Muammar el-Kadhafi, reviewed.
REPORTER: Jim Bittermann
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