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Outlook (Famine) #554361

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 27, 1987
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Sudan-Ethiopian Border: Jim Bittermann) Problems of famine victims and pol. refugees from Ethiopia who try to flee to Sudan reported; details given, scenes shown. [Sudanese Prime Min. Sadiq el-MAAHDI - says Sudan's security and econ. threatened by influx of refugees.] Refugee camps reported scattered throughout Sudan; scenes shown. Sudan's opposition to agencies trying to combat Ethiopian famine reported [UN High Commission on Refugees spokesperson Hal DeCOSTE - discusses pols. of famine relief.]

(Studio: Garrick Utley) [Food aid program for Lutheran world relief director Frank CONLIN - discusses extent of famine problem and food relief in Ethiopia in wake of drought; details government's role in pols. of famine relief; comments on donations.]

Bittermann, Jim;
Utley, Garrick

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