HANDS OFF AFRICA

HANDS OFF AFRICA

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Washington, DC, United States
December 13, 1975
Type: Photograph
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Demonstration against U.S. and South African intervention in Angola in support for UNITA and FNLA which were fighting against MPLA. This demonstration was apparently organized by the Anti-Apartheid Movement of the USA. Demonstrators marched outside the White House and heard speeches by Ben Gurirab, SWAPO representative in the United- States, Paul Irish of the American Committee on Africa (ACOA) and Sean Gervasi among others. (For more information see Southern Africa magazine, February 1976, available on this website)
Collection: Southern Africa Committee photo archive