The Asian Tribune for the information of its readers publishes here the June 10, 1990 dated report of The New York Times which revealed the (US) Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) role in the arrest of Nelson Mandela in 1962 which resulted in his incarceration of 27 years in a South African hard-labor prison.
We carry here the entire text of the New York Times report.
(Begin Text) C.I.A. TIE REPORTED IN MANDELA ARREST
The Central Intelligence Agency played an important role in the arrest in 1962 of Nelson Mandela, the African National Congress leader who was jailed for nearly 28 years before his release four months ago, a news report says.