• Short Summary

    President Julius Nyerere has denounced Western powers for deliberately provoking and insulting Africa, calling it the height of arrogance for them to talk of establishing a pan-African security force.

  • Description

    President Julius Nyerere has denounced Western powers for deliberately provoking and insulting Africa, calling it the height of arrogance for them to talk of establishing a pan-African security force. At a news conference in Dar Es Salaam on Thursday (8 June) he said events in the past few weeks had once again demonstrated that although the legal independence of Africa was officially recognised, the right to develop the African continent in Africa's own interests, had not yet been conceded in practice. The habit of regarding Africa as an appendage of Western Europe had not yet been broken.

    SYNOPSIS: In reply to reporters' questions on the new attitude of the United States in Africa, President Nyerere had this to say:

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2EMFIGV7WDI2IHH6R4TOV8NMP
    Media URN:
    VLVA2EMFIGV7WDI2IHH6R4TOV8NMP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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