• Short Summary

    Patriotic Front guerrilla leaders are sending envoys back to Africa to explain their stand at the deadlocked Zimbabwe Rhodesia Peace talks in London, a spokesman for the Front has announced (on 12 October).

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    Patriotic Front guerrilla leaders are sending envoys back to Africa to explain their stand at the deadlocked Zimbabwe Rhodesia Peace talks in London, a spokesman for the Front has announced (on 12 October). The leaders, Robert Mugabe and Joshua Nkomo, refused to agree to British proposals for a new constitution and the talks adjourned at the end of their fifth week.

    SYNOPSIS: Lancaster House in London, the scene of much discussion between the parties to the talks for more than a month. The briefing centre for newsmen stands empty following the adjournment of the talks but the police remain on guard.

    Prime Minister Muzorewa' hotel while in London; he says he cannot stay indefinitely waiting for a clear response from the Patriotic Front. The Front leaders are also staying at their hotels until the talks resume. No date has been set for reconvening the talks. Visnews' John Darby asked Front leader Mr. Nkomo about suggestions he would leave.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6164MBWU5RI23VAHX1FL6XA6Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA6164MBWU5RI23VAHX1FL6XA6Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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