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South Africa / Police Violence #315952

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 04, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Police attack on peaceful student demonstration in South Africa protesting upcoming all-white elecs. reported; details given, scenes shown. Winnie Mandela, wife of jailed dissident Nelson Mandela, mentioned, shown.

(Johannesburg, South Africa: Martha Teichner) [President P.W. BOTHA - claims he's being unfairly attacked.] Botha's reelec. campaign's concern with his public image examined; details given, scenes shown. Threat to government of cand. former ambassador Denis Worrall's campaign considered. [BOTHA - praises government's security measures.] Scare tactics employed by Botha reviewed. [BOTHA - responds to protesters.]

Rather, Dan;
Teichner, Martha

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