David Owen on elections in Namibia

Title
David Owen on elections in Namibia
Genre
Interview
TX Date
13 Oct 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:02:59
Description
Foreign Secretary David Owen on the future of Namibia and Rhodesia, ahead of a visit to South Africa. Owen is set discuss future elections in Namibia with South African Prime Minister Pieter Botha. Owen claims that the South African Government is concerned that Namibian elections under the supervision of the United Nations would lead to the South West African People’s Organisation (SWAPO) taking power. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
David Owen
Keywords
Elections; Politics; Government; South Africa; Apartheid; UN; Rhodesia; Diplomacy; Namibia; SWAPO; P.W. Botha

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