SA raises concern with the Dutch government

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source: althistory

Saturday, 19 June 1965

The South African government instructed its ambassador to The Hague to inform the Dutch government of its displeasure over a grant of 100,000 guilders being made to the Defence and Aid Fund for assistance to the victims of apartheid. The move was seen as interference in the domestic affairs of South Africa.

References:
• Kalley, J.A.; Schoeman, E. & Andor, L.E. (eds)(1999). Southern African Political History: a chronology of key political events from independence to mid-1997, Westport: Greenwood.
• YFM, '19 June', from YFM, [online], Available at yworld.co.za [Accessed: 19 June 2014]

Last updated : 19-Jun-2014

This article was produced for South African History Online on 16-Mar-2011