by South African Military Refugee Aid Fund
Brooklyn, New York, United States
September 17, 1980
1 page
Type: Press Release
Coverage in Africa: Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Press release announces a U.S. tour by a member of SWAPO (South West Africa People's Organization) and of SAMRAF (South African Military Refugee Aid Fund), apparently issued at a press conference at 777 UN Plaza. The press release says Pashukeni Shoombe is a member of the Central Committee of SWAPO's Women's Council and a graduate of the UN Institute for Namibia in Lusaka, Zambia. The press release says Michael Morgan, representing SAMRAF, is a white South African who deserted from the South African Defence Force on the Namibian border.
Used by permission of Mike Morgan, a former member of South African Military Refugee Aid Fund.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root