• Short Summary

    Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda told a Women's League meeting in Lusaka on Sunday (16 December) to rally behind his ruling United National Independence Party in the struggle against what he termed the racist regimes of Rhodesia and South Africa.

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    Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda told a Women's League meeting in Lusaka on Sunday (16 December) to rally behind his ruling United National Independence Party in the struggle against what he termed the racist regimes of Rhodesia and South Africa. President Kaunda's remarks came on the eve of the final ceasefire agreement at with the Rhodesian Patriotic Front forces at London's Rhodesia conference. Zambia has been providing a territorial base for the Front in its war against the Salisbury administration.

    SYNOPSIS: President Kaunda received a rousing welcome by the delegates of the Women's League Conference. He is one of the five 'front line' leaders who have encouraged the Patriotic Front to participate in moves for a peaceful settlement in Rhodesia. Zambia has repeatedly suffered military and economic setbacks for its support for the Patriotic Front guerrillas and President Kaunda thanked the Women's League for their part in the guerrilla struggle.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAT6BKCRZBG5CCYPUBLXO01SFW
    Media URN:
    VLVAAT6BKCRZBG5CCYPUBLXO01SFW
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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