• Short Summary

    Zambian Vice-President Mainza Chona, who made an emergency flight to Ethiopia to discuss the reported invasion of Guinea by foreign mercenaries, told an Addis Ababa news conference on Wednesday (November 25) that the organisation of African Unity is to hold an extraordinary session to debate the Guinea situation.

  • Description

    Zambian Vice-President Mainza Chona, who made an emergency flight to Ethiopia to discuss the reported invasion of Guinea by foreign mercenaries, told an Addis Ababa news conference on Wednesday (November 25) that the organisation of African Unity is to hold an extraordinary session to debate the Guinea situation.

    Mr. Chona announced that the OAU ministerial council would meet on December 9. Earlier, he had delivered a message to Emperor Haile Selassie from Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda, who is the current OAU chairman.

    During the three-day visit to Ethiopia, Mr. Chona had closed-door meetings with the heads of African diplomatic missions in Ethiopia.

    At his news conference, Mr. Chona announced that the "barbarous" invasion of Guinea will also be considered by the OAU Defence Commission, composed of Chiefs of Staff of the 41 member countries.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEJPW6FGZQ8IUJ5G7S4TQODAK9
    Media URN:
    VLVAEJPW6FGZQ8IUJ5G7S4TQODAK9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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