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Somalia / Famine Relief / United States Military / Baidoa #584577

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 15, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Moving of United States and French troops out of Mogadishu towards Baidoa, Somalia, reported.

(Baidoa: Jim Maceda) Operation Restore Hope in the Somali countryside featured; scenes shown from the streets of Baidoa. [United States Marine Corps Major Rocky POWERS, United States special envoy Robert OAKLEY; Baidoa police chief Mohammed JAMAL (thru translator) - comment.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Baidoa: Robert Bazell) The children of famine in Baidoa, "the city of death," featured; scenes shown from a feeding center run by Irish Concern, where disease, as well as famine, kill the children. [Concern's Michael O'REILLY, Dr. Steve COLLINS - comment.] Reasons why more adults than children are dying in this famine discussed.

Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom;
Maceda, Jim

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