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Steve Biko Banning order

1973

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SASO celebration 1974

overthrow of Portuguese colonial regimes in Mozambique and Angola

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Biko arrested

1974

4

growing liberalism in parliament

1974 elections Progressive Party rise from 1 to 7 MPs
by 1977 this rises to 17

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Angola actions

1975 SA invade Angola, impose UNITA

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Inkatha freedom party founded

1975 - Chief Buthelezi

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Soweto Uprising - date and casualties

1976- Police killed 20, but could have killed up to 1,000 - shocking photo of 13 year old boy dead

4,000 youths flee SA, many recruited by MK

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Steve Biko Death

1977

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Steve Biko funeral

10,000 attend including foreign ambassadors

10

UN sanctions after Soweto

1977 - mandatory sanctions of arms sales

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Gleneagles agreement

1977 -Commonwealth signs to forbid members from competing against SA in sport

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ANC and Vietnam

1978 - ANC leaders visit Vietnam after their 'success' against USA

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Tricameral Parliament created

1981

14

Ruth First death

White ANC member killed from a parcel bomb in Mozambique in 1981

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Inquest Act

Censorship extended with increased reports of deaths in custody and criticisms of the government 1982

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Mandela, Sisulu and others move prisons

Pollsmoor Prison in Cape Town 1982 - given better conditions in hope this would divide prisoners

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UDF created

1983 575 different organisations combined to coordinate internal opposition to SA

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Air Force Bomb

1983, kills 19 and injures 2000

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Supermarket bomb

1983 kills 5

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NP oppression on Mozambique

1984 - Mozambique sign the Nkomati Accord to stop supporting the Rhodesian opposition group RENAM and close all ANC bases

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UDF COSAS signatures campaign

a million signatures campaign 1984

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Free Nelson Mandela song

1984