South Africa 2

W de klerks forced prime minister bothas resignation

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Unformatted text preview: en leading Afrikaner politicians were convinced that apartheid was an anachronistic system that needed reform •Prime Minister P.W.Botha, who took power in 1978, promised to dismantle apartheid and enacted...... •The next leader, President F.W. de Klerk (1989- 1994), repealed the Reservation of Separate Amenities Act, the Group Areas Act, and the Population Registration Act (declerk released political leaders, let parties back in, repiled passbooks) ! The changing international context •during the 1980s many cou...
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