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South Africa / President Censorship / Military Duty Issue #323078

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 06, 1988
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Johannesburg, South Africa: Martha Teichner) Seizure by South African government of copies of anti-apartheid newspaper, "Weekly Mail", reported; details given, scenes shown. [Co-ed. Anton HARBER - responds to government reaction to paper.] Announcement by group of young South African white men that they would refuse military service recalled; scenes shown. [Draft resister Andre ZAAIMAN - explains position.] [S. African defense force Major General Christo VAN der WESTHUIZEN - comments on resisters to national service.] Use of white troops in black twps. and in war in Angola noted.

Spencer, Susan;
Teichner, Martha

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