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South Africa / Elections #109578

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 07, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reactions of opposition party leader and Archbishop Desmond Tutu to outcome of South Africa's whites-only parliamentary elecs. yesterday quoted.

(Johannesburg, South Africa: Jim Hickey) Elec.'s outcome and implications for anti-apartheid movement examined; details given, scenes shown. [For. minister Roelof Pik BOTHA - praises outcome.] Right wing's gains described. [Conservative party spokesperson Connie MULDER - praises right wing's success.] [Liberal party spokesperson Helen SUZMAN, TUTU - consider outcome a disaster for blacks.] [MAN - sees no alternative except violence now.] [Pol. analyst Otto KRAUSE - cites backlash against United States pressure.]

Hickey, Jim;
Jennings, Peter

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