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South Africa / Racial Unrest, Economy #305989

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 02, 1985
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(Studio) South African banking director Gerhard de Kock reported leaving United States after apparently failing to win support for South African economy measures aimed at curbing rising economy problems stemming from continued racial unrest.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Johannesburg, South Africa) Investors' concern over South African credibility explained, discussed. [Representative Howard WOLPE - notes South Africa's economy dependence on international community and relationship to United States policy.] Rand's current status outlined. [Businessman Tony BLOOM - cites need for political reform.] Mine owners' methods of preventing major strike described.
REPORTER: John Blackstone

Blackstone, John;
Schieffer, Bob

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