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South Africa / Baker-de Klerk Meeting / Apartheid #331860

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 23, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Secretary of State James Baker reported visiting Soweto, South Africa; details given; scenes shown. Baker quoted regarding apartheid policy. Baker noted meeting yesterday with President F.W. de Klerk; details given. Report introduced.

(Botshabelo: Bob Simon) Structure of apartheid in township of Botshabelo, South Africa, examined; details given of treatment of blacks there; scenes shown of blacks' poverty-stricken lives. [Reverend Michael BRACKEN - says blacks here want apartheid to end.] Workers here reported striking for improved conditions and wages. [Striking WOMAN - comments on strike.] Failure of apartheid here noted.

Chung, Connie;
Simon, Bob

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