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South Africa / Biko Death Inquest #249439

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 14, 1977
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(Studio) Prison-cell death or South Africa black leader Steve Biko, resultant protests from world and opening of inquest into incident noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Pretoria, South Africa) Report on opening session or hearings; background of case and worldwide interest in it noted. Testimony or witnesses noted, incl. that of Naj. Harold Snyman, who led interrogation of Biko. Demonstrations outside inquest site noted. Expected length of inquest cited.
REPORTER: Robin Wright Artist: Bill Ashton

Cronkite, Walter;
Wright, Robin

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