SAMRAF news + notes

(# 12)
by South African Military Refugee Aid Fund
Brooklyn, New York, United States
May-June 1983
10 pages
Type: Newsletter
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The newsletter reports that the underground military wing of the ANC recently destroyed the headquarters of the South African Air Force in downtown Pretoria. Other articles report on the execution of three ANC freedom fighters Jerry Mosololi, Marcus Motaung and Simon Mogerane, and on Peter Hathorn, who has refused to serve in the South African army and will serve two years in prison. The newsletter reportsthat a South African firm, Southern Sun Holding Corporation, plans to finance construction of a $250 million hotel and casino in Atlantic City. Contents: Underground Movement Strikes at Military Target • Execution of the Moroka Three • Draft Resister Takes a Political Stand • Harsher Penalties for Military Resisters • Atlantic City: The Racket Boys Play Ball with Apartheid • The Struggle on the Streets of Brooklyn: Apartheid in the U.S. • Apartheid Cop to Ride with the Dallas Cowboys • News Briefs • SAMRAF and Our Program
Used by permission of Mike Morgan, a former member of South African Military Refugee Aid Fund.
Collection: Alan Zaslavsky Africa Collection, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections