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South Africa / South-West Africa #497423

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 12, 1978
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(Studio) Talks in New York City with regard to South-West Africa noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(NYC) Problems involved in arranging talks between South-West Africa Peoples Org. and South Africa noted. Involvement of US, Britain, France, West Germany and Canada cited. Withdrawal of South Africa and reaction by others involved noted. For. Min. of South Africa, Roelof Botha, reported as leaving talks. [BOTHA - states disappointment and reasons for returning to South Africa.] Sam Nujoma of South West Africa People's Org., noted as still discussing possibility of war. [NUJOMA - notes commitment to independence.] Failure of conference cited.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt

Chancellor, John;
Hunt, Richard

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