• Short Summary

    One of the men said to be responsible for the African nations boycotting the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games, Mr Dennis Brutus, said in London on Saturday (11 June) that the same thing could happen to the 1978 Commonwealth Games unless New Zealand changed its attitude towards its sporting links with South Africa.

  • Description

    One of the men said to be responsible for the African nations boycotting the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games, Mr Dennis Brutus, said in London on Saturday (11 June) that the same thing could happen to the 1978 Commonwealth Games unless New Zealand changed its attitude towards its sporting links with South Africa.

    SYNOPSIS: Mr Brutus who is President of the South African Non-Racial Olympic Committee (SANROC) said there could be anti-South African demonstrations at the multi-nation Federation Cup tennis tournament in Britain and possibly at the Wimbledon tennis tournament. He spoke to Neil Mallard of Visnews about possible boycotts.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEKVO5FJS19P0BS0F26VUSVJG1
    Media URN:
    VLVAEKVO5FJS19P0BS0F26VUSVJG1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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