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South Africa / United Nations Sanctions / United States Proposals / Effects On Country #249142

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 26, 1977
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(Studio) United States position as middleman in proposals with regard to sanctions against South Africa, at UN, described; proposals by black Africans and by other ntns., like Britain and France, cited.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Details of United States arguments for some sanctions against South Africa noted, and Europe's concerns, especially those of Britain and France, re: setting precedent of interfering in nation's internal affairs and other concerns, given.
REPORTER: Richard C. Hottelet

(Studio) United States current arms embargo against South Africa and amount of trade in other goods between 2 cntries. noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Johannesburg, South Africa) Report on effect of worldwide economy sanction against South Africa. Arguments against it, because of 1st effects hurting blacks. Amt. of oil South Africa imports from Iran noted, as well as amount of goods country exports. Public attitude of South Africa government to outside interest in racial situation, especially that of Carter administration, described.
REPORTER: Doug Sefton

Cronkite, Walter;
Hottelet, Richard C.;
Sefton, Doug

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