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Press Statement by CLP Senator Bernie Kilgariff



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P A R L I A M E N T O F A U S T R A L I A

PRESS STATEMENT BY CLP SENATOR BERNIE K I L GAR I F F

T H E S E N A T E

5ΓΝΛΤΟΡ. B. ! . KILGARIFF -t;i Π OOR. HOOKER BUILDING. ■!/ ΜΙΤΟ Τ Η STREET; DARWIN, N.T. 5790 P.O. BOX 4 795, DARWIN, N.T. 5794

Phone: 089/013567

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SOUTH A F R I C A " -

CLP SENATOR B E R N I E K I L G A R I F F TODAY T E L E X E D THE LEADER OF THE

O P P O S I T I O N , J O HN HOWAl f f T, ΡΑΝΡ SHADOW F ORE I GN A F F A I R S M I N I S T E R , ANDREW PEACOCK , S U P P OR T I N G THEM ON WHAT HE B E L I E V E D WAS A COURAGEOUS STAND I N R E L A T I O N TO SOUTH A F R I C A . .

THE SEANTOR S A I D HE F U L L Y SUPPORTED T H E I R C O N T I N U I N G "

I N S I S T E N C E THAT THERE BE NO BANS OR S A N C T I O N S A G A I N S T SOUTH

A F R I C A BECAUSE OF THE E F F E CT THEY W I L L HAVE ON THE P E O P L E ,

P A R T I C U L A R L Y THE BL ACK P E O P L E , OF SOUTH A F R I C A . "

" I F THERE I S TO BE ANY E S C A L A T I O N I N BL OODSHED I N SOUTH

A F R I C A I F E EL I T W I L L BE BROUGHT ABOUT BY- THOSE WHO TRY TO

B U L L D OZ E T H E I R O P I N I O N S ON SOUTH' A F R I C A AND WHO C A L L FOR

THE I M P O S I T I O N OF S A N C T I O N S " , SENATOR K I L G A R I F F S A I D .

" I B E L I E V E I T I S DANGEROUS TO L I S T E N ONLY TO THE V I E W OF

THE ANC I G N O R I N G THE 6 M I L L I O N OR SO ZULU PEOPLE LED BY

C H I E F B U T H E L E Z I AND BY FAR THE L ARGEST T R I B E I N SOUTH

A F R I C A . S U R P R I Z I N G L Y , C H I E F B U T H E L E Z I ' S CA L L S THAT THERE

NOT BE S A N C T I O N S A G A I N S T SOUTH A F R I C A ARE B E I N G " D I S R E G A R D E D BY COMMONWEALTH L E A D E R S . "

SENATOR. K I L G A R I F F S A I D THAT THOSE WHO SUPPORT S A N C T I O N S HAVE TO BE CAREFUL THAT I N DOI NG SO THEY D O N ' T - ENCOURAGE THOSE

GROUPS WHO B E L I E V E THAT THE D I S M A N T L I N G OF A P A R T H E I D CAN ONLY BE BROUGHT ABOUT THROUGH V I O L E N C E .

ENDS , A L I C E S P RI NGS

31 October 1985

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