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NOTICE

Senator Sibraa, by leave, gave a Notice of Motion, as follows: To move on the next day of sitting-That the Senate- (a) expresses its abhorrence at the unwarranted slaughter of unarmed black Africans by South African police in Cape Province on 21 March 1985;

(b) in particular, expresses its outrage that these killings should have occurred on the 25th Anniversary of the infamous Sharpeville massacre, which focussed international attention on racial injustice in South Africa;

(c) reaffirms its total opposition to the injustice and inhumanity of apartheid as demonstrated in the massacre on 21 March 1985; and

(d) calls upon the South African Government to act immediately to initiate a process of peaceful transition to democratic government for all races in South Africa.