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South Africa / Mandela in US #575749

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 20, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Nelson Mandela reported arriving in New York; President Bush's announcement that sanctions against South Africa will remain in effect noted; scenes shown of Jesse Jackson greeting Mandela at John F. Kennedy Airport and New York Mayor David Dinkins presenting Mandela with key to city at parade. Governor Mario Cuomo quoted. [MANDELA - makes speeches about apartheid.] Report introduced.

(New York: Brad Willis) Meaning of Mandela's visit to Brooklyn's Curtis family featured; scenes shown at parade. [John, Gail and son Coltrane CURTIS - talk about Mandela.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Johannesburg: Robin Lloyd) Mandela's threat to white South Africa examined; scenes shown of extremist demonstration in Welkom, South Africa. [Mr. TANKELOVITZ - says Mandela makes it difficult for President F.W. de Klerk to make change.] [Sarel ELOFF - criticizes Mandela.] [Lay minister Steve ROBERTS - says he respects Mandela.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Mandela's itinerary mentioned.

Brokaw, Tom;
Lloyd, Robin;
Willis, Brad

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