Rampant Afrikaner Volksfront leaders sweep aside an attempt by former SADF chief Constand Viljoen and his moderate generals to register a right-wing party for the April elections. After a bitter nine-hour crisis meeting in which numerous personal insults are directed at General Viljoen, hard-line Conservative Party leader Ferdi Hartzenberg announces triumphantly to rapturous applause: "We will not take part in the elections".
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