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Africa / USSR -Cuban Involvement / West Nations Policy / Zaire / US-USSR Relations #54542

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 05, 1978
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(Studio) United States Air Force airlift of Moroccan troops into Zaire and Belgian and French forces out of country reported Mtg. in Paris among representatives from United States, Britain, France, Belgium and West Germany with regard to Africa situation noted.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Paris, France) Positions of United States, on one side, and France on other re: African policy to be followed by West French Communists' protest march mentioned. Alleged warning given United States by Nigeria against setting up pan-African military force, in event it looks like colonialism and therefore helps rather than hinders USSR movement in Africa, reported.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

(Kinshasa, Zaire) Details of situation in Zaire at present given; President Mobutu's trip to Lubumbashi and his mtgs. with China (Puerto Rico) foreign minister Huang Hua mentioned. Films shown.
REPORTER: Howard Tuckner

(DC) Preview of President Carter's upcoming speech to Naval Academy grads. at Annapolis, in which he'll discuss current stage of United States-USSR relations Top admin. official's report that White House has no intention of removing United States mission to Cuba, as some congress leaders have suggested, stated.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Broadcast of Carter speech noted.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reporter(s):
Cioffi, Lou;
Donaldson, Sam;
Reasoner, Harry;
Tuckner, Howard
Duration:
00:04:30

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