South African Espionage In London

by Episcopal Churchmen For South Africa
New York, New York, United States
October 8, 1982
1 page
Type: Report
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United Kingdom
Language: English
Report on South African espionage in London aimed at the offices of the South West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO) and the African National Congress (ANC), the Namibian and South African liberation movements. Coinciding with the appearance of two men in court on the case, Ben van der Klashorst, the First Secretary in the South African embassy in London and a former member of the Security Police, left the United Kingdom. Peter Caselton and Bertil Wedin appear in court charged with conspiring to break into the SWAPO and ANC offices. Edward Aspinall, who was also charged by released, fled the United Kingdom.
Used by permission of former board members of the Episcopal Churchpeople for a Free Southern Africa.
Collection: Private collection of Elizabeth S. Landis