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Mozambique / Famine #559127

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 09, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Extension of famine in Africa beyond Ethiopia reported Report introduced.

(Southern Africa: Mike Boettcher) Famine in Mozambique featured; details given, scenes shown from Estima, Mozambique. [Health worker Dr. Hector JALIPA - says famine will affect minds of people.] Drought, compounded by long civil war, said causing famine; relationship of rebels and South Africa detailed. Tour of area by Bob Geldof reported [GELDOF, JALIPA - discuss impact of war.] Dependence on food shipments from United States noted.

Boettcher, Mike;
Chung, Connie

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