• Short Summary

    KENYA'S BAN ON SOUTH AFRICAN GOODS IS COMING INTO FORCE.SHOPS IN NAIROBI ARE SELLING THE?

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    KENYA'S BAN ON SOUTH AFRICAN GOODS IS COMING INTO FORCE.SHOPS IN NAIROBI ARE SELLING THE LAST OF THEIR SOUTH AFRICAN STOCKS AT CUT PRICES.

    SOUTH AFRICA WILL SUFFER MOST FROM THE BOYCOTT -- OVER DR VERWOERD'S RACIAL POLICIES -- AS SHE EXPORTS MORE THAN SHE IMPORTS FROM KENYA.CANNED PRODUCE AND WINE TOP HER EXPORT LIST.

    AMONG TYPICAL SIGNS IN NAIROBI SHOPS TODAY: "WE ARE BOYCOTTING SOUTH AFRICAN GOODS; THE SEA ARE THE LAST A GIVEAWAY PRICES." --"THE LAST OF SOUTH AFRICAN WINES IN KENYA." -- "SPECIAL OFFER."
    ON THURSDAY, KENYA COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY MINISTERS J.G.KIANO DENIED REPORTS THAT EXCEPTIONS WOULD BE MADE.HE SAID CUSTOMS OFFICERS WERE BEING DIRECTED TO BE "FULLY VIGILANT IN ORDER TO ENSURE THAT NO SMUGGLING OF THE PROHIBITED GOODS TAKES PLACE INTO OR OUT OF KENYA."
    HE SAID ALTERNATIVE EXPORT MARKETS WERE BEING SOUGHT, AND A TRADE MISSION TO "EASTERN COUNTRIES" HAD ALREADY MADE GOOD PROGRESS.THE BOYCOTT, WHICH ALSO AFFECTS PORTUGAL BECAUSE OF HER AFRICAN POLICIES, WAS A "MORAL DECISION IN ACCORD WITH THE ASPIRATIONS OF THE WHOLE OF THE AFRICAN CONTINENT FOR FREEDOM AND JUSTICE FOR ALL," HE ADDED.

    IN NEW YORK THIS WEEK, THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL DEMANDED A WORLD-WIDE EMBARGO ON ANY ITEMS THAT MIGHT AID SOUTH AFRICA'S ARMS INDUSTRY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABYXDBDG4WQQNJ4QAAECQZI80M
    Media URN:
    VLVABYXDBDG4WQQNJ4QAAECQZI80M
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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