Search the Archive

South Africa / Sanctions #104304

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 16, 1986
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Kathleen Sullivan) White House reaction to Senator bill imposing economy sanctions against South Africa reported; scope of sanctions outlined on screen.

(Johannesburg, South Africa: Jim Hickey) Attitude of South African government toward sanctions threat described. [Wednesday, foreign minister Pik BOTHA - will control own destiny.] South Africa's economy problems linked to current sanctions examined; details given, scenes shown. [Hotel manager Paul VAN WYK - describes business] [Conservative party leader Dr. Andries TRUERNICHT - accuses United States of duplicity.] [PEOPLE - praise sanctions.] [Parliament mbr. Helen SUZMAN - believes sanctions will hurt; explains.]

Hickey, Jim;
Sullivan, Kathleen

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.