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South Africa / President Censorship #301116

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 04, 1985
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(Studio) South African government's censorship of media coverage of anti-apartheid mvt. outlined.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Johannesburg, South Africa) Basis of government's censorship discussed. ["The Sowetan" assistant editor Aggrey KLAASTE - fears ban will prevent world from knowing police harassment and murders of blacks.] No. children and adults wounded by police over weekend and continued rioting described. [PEOPLE - support censorship.] Local newspaper noted breaking law by publishing interview with African National Congressional leader Oliver Tambo. ["Cape Times" editor Anthony HEARD - explains printing interview.]
REPORTER: Allen Pizzey

Pizzey, Allen;
Rather, Dan

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