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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 18, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba So Winnipeg free May Section of Gold mine sealed off after South african racial fighting Johannesburg a South Africa largest mining company shut Down part of a Gold mine yesterday following a racial clash that left two Whites dead and several Blacks the victims were among 12 people killed in countrywide violence police said heavily armed police and mine Security officials for the Anglo american sealed off part of the president Steyn Gold mine near the Central City of Welkom following wednesdays Blacks attacked Whites at the Gold mine after Security guards fired on Black protesters with rubber wounding at least eight two Whites were killed and four Hurt by the Black who were pro testing the dismissal of 30 a huge mining said one mine Shaft was closed because of the tense atmosphere and about workers were sent other shafts on the mine compound remained 275 Kilometres South of has been the scene of repeated clashes Between Blacks and righting Whites in recent the Neo nazi afrikaner Resis Tance movement said White miners should be allowed to take weapons underground to protect the said the current tension could Only be defused through Strong de Klerk warns extremists Brussels Reuter South african president de Klerk said yesterday he will not let Radi cals of any Type interfere with the apartheid reforms for which he is seeking european support during a nine country it is on the far right or the far or in the who Breaks the will be dealt with with a firm said de Klerk in a reference to the killing of two Whites by Black miners in South Africa the Whites were stoned and stabbed to death in 280 Kilometres South of righting Whites threatened re Venge and police rushed reinforce ments to the Gold mining town de who spoke before meet ing Jacques president of the european Community executive admitted his Reform plan brings a risk of radicalism and emotionalism flaring but he said the government will not tolerate Well have to dear with it in an orderly he told a news we cannot allow our selves to be put off course or to be delayed by vociferous minorities who act in a Radical manner and we will not allow ourselves to be put it is the task of the government to maintain Law and he action by the government and its Security about 100 White right wingers armed with whips and knives demonstrated wednes Day night in Welkom to protest the deaths of the two righting Leader Blik Kies Blig if we dont get we will Start action As a resistance movement and there will be hell on extreme White right wingers have formed paramilitary groups to control Blacks in have boycotted White owned businesses for almost two White and Black leaders fear the growing threat of violence by extreme right wingers could hamper political Reform president de Klerk wants to negotiate a new Constitution with Black opposition but he faces a growing backlash from conservative in violence elsewhere two Black adults and two Black girls were burned to death when their Shack was set alight As they slept wednesday police a Man was but police said they have not determined a motive for the attack near the Central City of d a Leader of the inkatha political Jerome was gunned Down wednesday night at his Home near Pietermaritzburg in Natal police a conservative Zulu has been fighting with militant Black groups in other 3pc living rooms from Only until 1 fathers Day Wall to Wall savings for the living room and family room available Coffee tables it end tables to complement your new living room family room suite from posture series All Brand new posture plus firm Imperial extra firm innit a warranty twin full Queen s58 a pct King a pc twin a pc i full a pc Queen Eaic King Eaic posture classic extra firm by ipod a Wrenty twin Eaic i full a pc Queen a pc King Eaic firm in Rifted twin a pc full a pc Queen a pc King a pc headboards pos1ureprofileluxeryf1rm if wic super firm do warranty bed frames p twin ss8eapci full Eaic Queen 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