• Short Summary

    The arrival of African nationalist leaders Bishop Abel Muzorewa and the Reverend Ndabaningi Sithole and their parties in Geneva, Switzerland on Monday (25 October) completed the line-up of five delegations to the British-sponsored conference on the ending of white rule in Rhodesia.

  • Description

    1.
    SV Rhodesian African Nationalist leader the Reverend Ndabaningi Sithole and officials
    0.10

    2.
    CU Sithole speaking
    1.02

    3.
    SV Rhodesian Prime Minister Ian Smith seated before microphones
    1.07


    SITHOLE: "We come here united on many points, Mainly that there shall be majority rule in Zimbabwe. That there shall be a total transfer of effective power to the African majority. That our society shall be founded-- and we mean to found it--on the principle of non-racialism. Every man, regardless of the colour of his skin, regardless of his creed, regardless of his religion, will be welcome to a free and independent Zimbabwe."




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    Background: The arrival of African nationalist leaders Bishop Abel Muzorewa and the Reverend Ndabaningi Sithole and their parties in Geneva, Switzerland on Monday (25 October) completed the line-up of five delegations to the British-sponsored conference on the ending of white rule in Rhodesia.

    SYNOPSIS: Shortly after his arrival Mr. Sithole called a news conference, saying that those who expected nationalist disunity at the talks would be in for a shock.

    Rhodesian Premier Ian Smith also gave a news conference, re-affirming his position on the Kissinger agreement.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA78LGDQTBRF5W89FHDFRULHF9O
    Media URN:
    VLVA78LGDQTBRF5W89FHDFRULHF9O
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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