• Short Summary

    The State of Emergency declared in the highlands of Papua New Guinea following repeated outbreaks of tribal fighting has been extended.

  • Description

    The State of Emergency declared in the highlands of Papua New Guinea following repeated outbreaks of tribal fighting has been extended. The emergency, proclaimed after six months of fighting, left fifty people dead and hundreds wounded. It will remain in force until October the tenth. Don Hook of the Australian Broadcasting Commission flew to Mount Hagen in the troubled highlands for this report.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7NYAOGGZKPHKWEJJKG6MKEHGI
    Media URN:
    VLVA7NYAOGGZKPHKWEJJKG6MKEHGI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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