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South Africa / Apartheid / de Klerk #585135

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 20, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Johannesburg: Charles McLean) South African President F.W. de Klerk's announcement of a referendum for whites on his plan to end apartheid featured. [De KLERK - says if he loses referendum he will resign.] Yesterday's election of Conservative Party candidate to parliament reported. [Conservative Party spokesman Attie VON EYCK - says De Klerk no longer represents the whites in South Africa.] De Klerk's efforts to end apartheid noted; February 11, 1990, scenes shown of freed political prisoner Nelson Mandela. Formal talks on a new constitution which would give the vote to both whites and blacks mentioned.

Brokaw, Tom;
McLean, Charles

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