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South Africa / Violence #130797

ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 17, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Johannesburg: Don Kladstrup) Violence in South Africa featured; various scenes shown to illustrate this black-on-black violence and its aftermath. [Witch DOCTOR - says the signs are bad for the future.] [Two black MEN, South African Council of Churches Reverend Frank CHIKANE - comment on the situation.] Extent of tribal and ethnic rivalries reviewed. [Political analyst professor Robert SCHRIRE - says power struggle part has been submerged by poverty.] Government security measures aimed at crushing the violence cited; scenes shown of violence between blacks and police. [Nelson MANDELA - talks about war.] Mandela said blaming ultra conservative whites for instigating violence so that the government can be replaced by one that is more right-wing.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Kladstrup, Don
Duration:
00:03:50

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