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South Africa / United States Sanctions #105096

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 26, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Sheilah Kast) Congress reaction to President Reagan's expected veto of incrd. economy sanctions against South Africa examined; details given, scenes shown. [Representative Mickey LELAND, William GRAY, Senator Don. RIEGLE - criticize veto; President P. West Botha mentioned; probability of overriding veto noted.] Bill opposed by Reagan outlined on screen. [Senator Richard LUGAR - considers President's behavior demeaning at present.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) California Governor George Deukmejian reported withdrawing state's pension funds invested in companies with ties in South Africa; details given, scenes shown. Procter and Gamble's decision to sell its South African company explained.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Kast, Sheilah
Duration:
00:02:30

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