• Short Summary

    Somali President Mohamed Siad Barre claims there are about 12,000 Cuba troops fighting alongside Ethiopian forces in the Ogaden desert war.

  • Description

    Somali President Mohamed Siad Barre claims there are about 12,000 Cuba troops fighting alongside Ethiopian forces in the Ogaden desert war. It's the first time that an accusation of Cuban involvement in Ethiopia has been made by Somalia at such a high level.

    SYNOPSIS: President Barre made his allegations at a news conference in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Thursday (3 November). He also warned the Soviet Union against getting involved in the conflict.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC20HX5T9JZ4RB4QOA8OGFE43A
    Media URN:
    VLVAC20HX5T9JZ4RB4QOA8OGFE43A
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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