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South Africa #99976

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 16, 1986
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Death toll from police confrontation with union leaders reported

(Johannesburg, South Africa: Jim Hickey) Growing controversy over government's plans to construct black township near here in region known as the Greenbelt examined; scenes shown. [Greenbelt Action Committee spokesperson Nick TAYLOR - denies racism is basis of their opposition.] Greenbelt residents' concern over creation of another Soweto mentioned. [RESIDENT - thinks government will create slum.] [Conservative party spokesperson Clive DERBY-LEWIS - opposes blacks living nearby.] [Soweto Civic Association spokesperson Dr. Nthato MOTLANA - believes creation of another black township proves government's desire to perpetuate apartheid.]

Donaldson, Sam;
Hickey, Jim

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