De Klerk also reiterated that amnesty for apartheid-era atrocities were a "necklacing" murders [Wikipedia backgrounder], and accused the government of paying little attention to the atrocities committed by anti-apartheid groups. The TRC is authorized to grant amnesty to South Africans who confess and demonstrate remorse for crimes committed during the apartheid era. AP has more.
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