TITLE

MARTIAL RULE

AUTHOR(S)
Peled, Alon
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
New Republic;11/1/93, Vol. 209 Issue 18, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Points out that South Africa needs an apolitical and racially integrated military and police force that supports the new democratic government in order to have a peaceful transition to democracy. April 27, 1994 elections to be the first election in which blacks will cast their ballots; Complicated issue of power-sharing; Possibility of senior military officers refusing to obey Nelson Mandela and a government dominated by the African National Congress (ANC); Possibility of a coup d'etat or a protracted civil war; Suggestions for the peaceful reform of the police and the military.
ACCESSION #
12083995

 

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