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Rhodesia / Economy Sanctions / Senate Repeal Compromise #54885

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 26, 1978
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(Studio) Senator passage of compromise amendment with regard to end to trade sanctions with Rhodesia reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) United Nations sanctions against trade with Rhodesia, continued trade with Rhodesia by some ntns., include US, and President Carter's reinstatement of sanctions on taking office outlined. Films shown. Agreement between Prime Min. Ian Smith and black leaders on transition to major rule noted. Bishop Abel Muzorewa's Washington, DC visit, hosted by Senator Jesse Helms, to lobby for end to sanctions against Rhodesia reported Helms' plan for lifting sanctions and compromise plan offered by Senators Clifford Case, Dan. Moynihan and Jacob Javits outlined; latter is passed. President Carter's opposition to sanction repeal cited.
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Reynolds, Frank

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