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Commonwealth Games Boycott #310982

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 20, 1986
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Edinburgh, Scotland: Bill Redeker) Growing boycott of Commonwealth games over Great Britain's refusal to impose economy sanctions against South Africa examined; details given, scenes shown. India and Saint Lucia said latest to join boycott. [ATHLETES - consider such pols. and sports nonsense.] [Zambian President Ken. KAUNDA -believes history will condemn British government if sanctions aren't imposed.] Boycott's impact on domestic British pols. said indicated by rift between Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher and Queen Elizabeth over issue; details given. ["London Sunday Times" editor Andrew NEIL - describes disagreement between leaders]

Reporter(s):
Redeker, Bill;
Spencer, Susan
Duration:
00:02:20

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