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South Africa: Official position of Canada on Apartheid

Publisher Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada
Author Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada
Publication Date 1 December 1989
Citation / Document Symbol ZAF3106
Cite as Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, South Africa: Official position of Canada on Apartheid, 1 December 1989, ZAF3106, available at: [accessed 2 December 2015]
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Please find attached copies of documents dealing with the current Canadian policy on apartheid and the human rights situation in South Africa:

1.             Canadian Action on South Africa (External Affairs, Ottawa, 1989.)

2.             Notes for a Speech by the Minister of External Relations and International Development, The Honourable Monique Landry, at the United Nations Special Session on Apartheid (External Affairs, Ottawa, December 1989.)

3.     Human Rights Situation in South Africa, (External Affairs, Ottawa, 1989)

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