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South Africa / Racial Unrest, Economy #305788

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Sep 01, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bill Redeker

(Johannesburg, South Africa) South Africa's measures aimed at halting economy decline, in effect since President P.W. Botha's lack of response to mounting racial unrest, examined; scenes shown. [Banker Michael COULSON - cites banking community's concern over South Africa's unpredictable situation.] [Fin. minister Barend du PLESSIS - is confident of solving problems.] Possibility of miners' strike discussed [Gold trader Lawrence BILELLO - explains potential for devastating effects from strike.] Rand's decline since 1980 graphed on screen.
REPORTER: John Blackstone

(Studio) Latest incident of racial violence in South Africa detailed.
REPORTER: Bill Redeker

Blackstone, John;
Redeker, Bill

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