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United Nations / Cambodia #62643

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 13, 1980
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(Studio) United Nations General Assembly reported ruling on mbrship of Cambodia's ousted Pol Pot regime; details given.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(No location given) Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge noted continuing guerrilla war against Vietnam occupation of Cambodia; brutality of Pol Pot's regime recalled. China (PR)'s broadcast of interview with Khmer Rouge leader Khieu Samphan outlined; films shown. Apparent attitude within Cambodia at present towards return of Khmer Rouge discussed; political dilemma faced by United Nations outlined.
REPORTER: Jim Laurie

Jennings, Peter;
Laurie, Jim;
Robinson, Max

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