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South Africa / Nuclear Explosion #56836

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 26, 1979
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(Studio) Reaction to report of South Africa's possible detonation of nuclear device noted; United Nations General Assembly said instructing Secretary General Kurt Waldheim to investigate.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Evidence, gathered by United States satellite, on which supposition of nuclear explosion based, examined; size of blast compared to that at Hiroshima. Defense Department official quoted. [S. African foreign minister Roelof BOTHA - comments on accusations.] White House reported naming panel to review evidence.
REPORTER: John Scali Artist: Freda Reiter

Reporter(s):
Reynolds, Frank;
Scali, John
Duration:
00:02:30

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