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South Africa / London Rock Concert / Mandela #321665

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 11, 1988
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(Studio: Barry Serafin) Report introduced.

(London, England: Martha Teichner) Rock extravaganza in London to honor jailed black South African leader Nelson Mandela featured; scenes shown from concert at Wembley Stadium. Propaganda war centering around attempted release of Mandela detailed. [Last week, Winnie MANDELA - says we rely on intl. pressure on South Africa's apartheid regime.] Rpting. by BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) of political aspects of concert's message despite opposition from South Africa explained. Scenes shown of Annie Lennox and Stevie Wonder singing songs about Mandela.

Serafin, Barry;
Teichner, Martha

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