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Geneva conference to confirm Kissinger agreement on Rhodesia

Title
Geneva conference to confirm Kissinger agreement on Rhodesia
Genre
Press conference
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:01:57
Description
Rhodesian Prime Minister Ian Smith gives a press conference at the Geneva conference to confirm the agreement negotiated by American Secretary of State Dr Henry Kissinger for a constitution based on black majority rule. He says there are problems of interpretation over the agreement by the British and others, and he doesn’t want any change to the agreed deal.
Contributors
Ian Smith
Keywords
Geneva; Interethnic relations; Great Britain; Ethnic conflicts; Political systems; Conferences; Political reform; Zimbabwe; Rhodesia; Henry Kissinger; Black African peoples; Democratization

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