Troubled Zimbabwe

Legum, Colin
March 1978
New Republic;3/18/78, Vol. 178 Issue 11, p12
The article talks about the defeat of a white rebellion begun in 1965 by the Rhodesian Front, a political party led by Ian Smith in Salisbury, Rhodesia on March 3, 1978. The author states that the Salisbury agreement marks the beginning of the road toward ending white rule in Rhodesia. The author cites some of the essential prerequisites for peace in Rhodesia, including the calling off of international economic sanctions. He asserts that these prerequisites can not be achieved unless the Patriotic Front is included in the final settlement.


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