FILE – Former president and leader of the National Party F. W. de Klerk, discusses his resignation, below a mural of the new South African flag, at a National Party Caucus meeting in Cape Town, Aug. 26 1997. F.W. de Klerk, who oversaw end of South Africa’s country’s white minority rule, has died at 85 it was announced Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021. (AP Photo / Sasa Kralj, file)