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Person of The Week (F.W. de Klerk) #126905

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 02, 1990
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) South African President F.W. de Klerk, who announced sweeping reforms today, profiled; scenes shown illustrating life in South Africa. [De KLERK - makes speeches about changes in his country.] [Earlier, Archbishop Desmond TUTU - says there is no reason to think we are entering a new phase.] De Klerk's biography reviewed with photos shown; details given of his reversal on apartheid policies. [Conservative party Koos VAN der MERWE - says it is beginning of end of white civilization.] [Former member of parliament Helen SUZMAN - says de Klerk has decided to go for reform.] [Political analyst professor Robert SCHRIRE - discusses de Klerk's motivation.] [Today, De KLERK - says it is time to break out of cycle of violence.]

Sawyer, Diane

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