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South Africa / Economy, Racial Unrest #545764

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 01, 1985
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(Studio) South Africa reported suspending foreign debt repayments.
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Johannesburg, South Africa) Country's financial crisis due to continued racial unrest examined; scenes shown. [Fin. minister Barend du PLESSIS - acknowledges decision to suspend debt repayments will hurt South Africa's image.] Status of scheduled miners' strike described. [Union leader Cyril RAMAPHOSA - is committed to striking.] Latest racial incident considered.
REPORTER: James Robbins

Palmer, John;
Robbins, James

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