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South Africa / Racial Violence, Censorship #310451

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 22, 1986
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Johannesburg, South Africa: Allen Pizzey) Latest bombing in Durban, South Africa, and effect of government censorship on media's coverage of racial violence examined; details given, scenes shown. [Bishop Desmond TUTU, Premier Milling chairperson Tony BLOOM - comment.] [Bureau of Info. spokesperson David STEWARD - explains rules for news conferences.] [Deputy information minister Louis NEL - claims perpetrators of violence want to control black community.] [President P.W. BOTHA - claims South Africa is democracy.]

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Archbishop of Durban's assessment of situation outlined. [Archbishop Denis HURLEY -thinks whites are taking black liberation movement seriously now.]

Pizzey, Allen;
Schieffer, Bob

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