[Dear Friend: I wanted to make you aware that the national Southern Africa program of the American Friends Service Committee is beginning a postcard campaign to urge the U.S. government to recognize Angola]

by Jerry Herman, American Friends Service Committee
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
April 25, 1993
Publisher: American Friends Service Committee
3 pages
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: Angola
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The mailing says the national Southern Africa Program of the American Friends Service Committee is beginning a postcard campaign urging the U.S. government to recognize Angola, following the MPLA government’s having won a democratically conducted election that the United Nations, Amnesty International, and a number of other observer organizations declared free and fair. The opposition, led be UNITA and supported by the South African government, rejected the election results and have renewed the war against the government. More than 20,000 people have been killed in the battle for Huambo alone. The mailing includes a post card to President Clinton.
Used by permission of American Friends Service Committee.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root