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South Africa / Interviewee's Murder #318240

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 28, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) South African black teenager reported found murdered after being questioned by officials for CBS interview on apartheid. South African government officials quoted. Report introduced.

(South Africa: Harold Dow) Sicelo Godfrey Dhlomo shown during CBS interview called "The Children of Apartheid". Dhlomo and friends mentioned hiding from security police. [During interview DHLOMO - says running because of college activities.] Dhlomo quoted regarding arrest after protesting against apartheid. [DHLOMO - says life in danger.] Dhlomo's body noted found near parents' home in Soweto, South Africa. South African Council of Churches shown meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa. [Council of Churches Rev. Frank CHIKANE - comments on situation.] South African minister of law &order shown claiming Dhlomo killed because he planned to retract stmts. made in CBS interview. CBS spokesperson noted denying assertions. Dhlomo's funeral shown. [DHLOMO - says can't sleep.]

Dow, Harold;
Rather, Dan

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