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P W Botha elected PM

Title
P W Botha elected PM
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
28 Sep 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:04:26
Description
Paul Iredale reports on the background to the election of P W Botha as the new South African Prime Minister, including looking at his personality and political career. Includes speech by Botha in Pretoria after election.
Contributors
Paul Iredale; P. W. Botha
Keywords
Politics; Interethnic relations; South Africa; Apartheid; Political parties; Prime ministers; Racial segregation; Heads of state; Politicians; Political leaders; Personality; P. W. Botha; National Party

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