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    On Thursday (7 September) President Juluis Nyerere of Tanzania formally closed the eighth annual East and Central African Summit Conference in Dar Es Salaam amid pledges of increased aid for nationalist guerrilla movements to out white minority regimes from African.

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    On Thursday (7 September) President Juluis Nyerere of Tanzania formally closed the eighth annual East and Central African Summit Conference in Dar Es Salaam amid pledges of increased aid for nationalist guerrilla movements to out white minority regimes from African.

    The 16-nation 'good neighbours' summit also agreed at a final closed plenary session to allow free transit across their territory to guerrillas and arms.

    A joint communique on the three-day conference stated that member states would come to each other's aid in the event of aggression from white-ruled parts of southern African. And in finally closing the session, President Nyerere pledge total and unflinching support to African liberation movements.

    SYNOPSIS: In Dar Es Salaam, delegates concluded the eighth annual East and Central African Summit conference with a vow... to increase aid for nationalist guerrilla movements intending to oust white minority regimes from the African Continent.

    Tanzanian President Nyerere formally closed the conference of sixteen nations, all of whom enjoy a good neighbours relationship. The summit lasted for three days....and in winding it up, President Nyerere praised in particular Ethiopia's eighty-year-old Emperor Haile Selassie for his example to younger African leaders in striving for unity and liberation.

    A joint statement issued from the conference floor declared that member states should come to each other's aid in the event of aggression from white-ruled South Africa....and pledged total support for all African liberation movements.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF1LI79EJ3JQ59NG4YF2NUXVFJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAF1LI79EJ3JQ59NG4YF2NUXVFJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
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