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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

Spaarwater, Maritz

Spaarwater worked for National Intelligence and was number two to Fanie van der Merwe at CODESA.

He subsequently left NI and set up a private agency. He joined Roelf Meyer's newly formed United Democratic Movement.

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