Balthazar Johannes Vorster collection

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To Mark His 10th Year In Office The South African Prime Minister, Mr. John Vorster, Was Interviewed On Sabc-tv By Chris Rencken. Here Are Extracts From That Interview. 1Mr. Vorster said he was...
Archive Type: Interviews
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The Honourable B. J. Vorster is not only one of the most active speakers in the Republic of South Africa, but also one of the most sought after. As a speaker he is equally at home in Parliament as...
Archive Type: Book chapter
The Prime Minister's Koffiefontein speech is very well-known and in a certain sense also an interesting speech. Adv. Vorster took this opportunity to reply to numerous questions which were in the...
Publication date: 11 August 1967
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
In this frank discussion Adv. Vorster gave unambiguous replies to all the questions put to him. Obviously a great deal of attention was given to events in Angola. The Prime Minister once again...
Publication date: 13 February 1976
Archive Type: Interviews
In a world of rapidly changing circumstances and the inevitable adaptation they call for from the Whites, this speech is of cardinal importance. Adv. Vorster emphasised the fact that we as a nation...
Publication date: 14 November 1974
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
On this occasion the Prime Minister dealt with various important matters, including the World Council of Churches, the Republic's policy in respect of the Black states in Africa and the arms sales...
Publication date: 15 September 1970
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Adv. Vorster once referred to this speech as his "political confession". 1 It was in his second year as Prime Minister that Adv. Vorster made this now well-known Heilbron speech. As a...
Publication date: 16 August 1968
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The parliamentary by-election in Waterberg was of particular significance to both the National Party and the Re-constituted National Party. The HNP knew that it would mean a great deal to them if...
Publication date: 17 June 1971
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The Prime Minister on this occasion addressed a few striking remarks to the youth in particular. With gravity, yet with his characteristic correct approach to the youth, he pointed out the important...
Publication date: 18 March 1967
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
Important and significant events preceded this address of the Prime Minister. There was the accusation from the Herstigte Nasionale Party concerning territorial claims by the Government of Lesotho,...
Publication date: 18 September 1973
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The Prime Minister described and analysed the political dispensation of the day in an exemplary fashion. It was his first public appearance following the announcement of the United Party's federal...
Publication date: 2 September
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
When South Africa became a Republic, subversive elements intensified their attack on South Africa and her peoples. At this time Adv. Vorster per­formed a monumental task in combating communism in...
Publication date: 21 May 1962
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
During April 1976 the Prime Minister's visit to Israel gave a new dimen­sion to South Africa's foreign policy. The formal agreement concluded on economic co-operation between South Africa and...
Publication date: 22 April 1976
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
On this occasion. Adv. Vorster expounded in a most original way the responsibility of being a student. Discovering life is a personal responsibility as also the secret of being a complete person. By...
Publication date: 22 February 1971
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
This Senate speech by the Prime Minister is of great historical significance. Adv. Vorster in this speech initiated an unheard-of diplomatic action that captured the imagination in more than one...
Publication date: 23 October 1974
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
On this occasion the Prime Minister made good use of the opportunity of talking to Afrikaans students. At the time there were disturbances among students, particularly those at English universities...
Publication date: 28 June 1971
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
April 3, 1971. In a trend-setting protest against the Apartheid policies of the Government, players of the two South African teams walked out after just one ball during a high-profile First-Class...
Publication date: 3 April 2013
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Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
On this occasion the Prime Minister dealt with the policy of separate development in a particularly effective way. Adv. Vorster also referred to a few of the problems confronting South Africa. He...
Publication date: 3 September 1975
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
1970 was a year of tension on the international front. Communism gained many new footholds in various parts of the world. There was also the unstable situation in the Middle East and no sign of...
Publication date: 31 December 1970
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
A great variety of events occurred in 1974 which the South African Government could not ignore. We had the fuel crisis which made its mark, as well as the increase in the price of oil, Communism...
Publication date: 31 December 1974
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The year 1975 was characterised by economic instability throughout the world and increasing tension in the inter-state sphere. The International Monetary Fund could find no satisfactory solution for...
Publication date: 31 December 1975
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
0n this occasion the Prime Minister directed a special word to the youth of the Republic and pointed to the great responsibility that rested on it. Adv. Vorster pointed out further that it was an...
Publication date: 31 May 1971
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
On this occasion the Prime Minister mentioned the success he had already achieved in his attempt to normalise relations in Africa. He made mention of the positive reaction of Zambia and the Ivory...
Publication date: 31 October 1975
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
The beginning of 1974 was characterised by confusion and uncertainly in international relations. There was the Watergate scandal in which President Nixon of the USA was involved and which had an...
Publication date: 4 February 1974
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
FACE THE NATION was recorded in Johannesburg. In this interview the Prime Minister was questioned by Robin Wright who reports for CBS News in Southern Africa, Jack Foisie, Johannesburg correspondent...
Publication date: 7 November 1976
Archive Type: Interviews
During this debate the Prime Minister outlined South Africa's involvement in the Angolan War. He stated clearly that South Africa participated in the war as a result of Russian and Cuban aggression...
Publication date: January 1976
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements
On 26 October 1976 Transkei received independence from the Republic of South Africa. Transkei is the first of the nine Black Homelands in South Africa to become independent. The independence of...
Publication date: July 1976
Archive Type: Speeches and Public Statements