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Amin seven years in power

Title
Amin seven years in power
Genre
Interview
TX Date
25 Jan 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:04:58
Description
Editor of International Who’s Who, Richard Fitzwilliam, talks about Ugandan President Idi Amin on the seventh anniversary of his leadership. He talks about his personality, and about the atrocities, murders and kidnappings which have happened under his rule. He claims the British Government could put some pressure on Amin, and possibly make Uganda leave the Commonwealth because of the crimes he has committed. Male interviewer not identified (poss. Vivian White).
Contributors
Vivian White?; Richard Fitzwilliam
Keywords
Human rights violations; Armed forces; UK; Uganda; Idi Amin; Homicide; Foreign policy; Political leaders; Dictatorship; Personality; Abduction

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