Natal/KwaZulu, Buthelezi and the ANC: What's Behind the Violence?

Briefing Paper
by Washington Office on Africa Educational Fund
Washington, DC, United States
November 1990
6 pages
Type: Pamphlet
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
This pamphlet provides an overview of the background to political violence. It provides background on Chief Buthelezi, Inkatha, the African National Congress, the UDF and COSATU. Contents: Buthelezi, KwaZulu and Inkatha • Anti-Apartheid Resistance in Natal: Students, Workers and Communities • The Escalation of Violence and the Role of the Police • Durban 1984-1985 • Pietermaritzburg 1987-1990 • Transvaal 1990 • Prospects for Peace • Sources • How to Use this Briefing Paper
Used by permission of Africa Action (successor to the Africa Policy Information Center).