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South Africa / Violence / Black Factions #130419

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 22, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statement from Archbishop Desmond Tutu that South Africa needs an international peacekeeping force to control fighting in the black townships reported.

(Johannesburg: Richard Sergei) Fighting between Zulus of the Inkatha organization and Xhosas supporting African National Congress (ANC) featured; scenes shown of violence; details given of refusal of Nelson Mandela, who has been talking with South African President F.W. de Klerk, to talk to Zulu chief Mangosuthu Gatsha Buthelezi. [Political analyst Johannes RANTETE, ANC's Aziz PAHAD - comment on political strategies of these black factions.]

Jennings, Peter;
Sergei, Richard

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