• Short Summary

    A senior government official in Thailand has said Kampuchean refugees are dying at a rate of twenty-five a day in one of the camps to be visited by the United States' President's wife, Mrs.

  • Description

    A senior government official in Thailand has said Kampuchean refugees are dying at a rate of twenty-five a day in one of the camps to be visited by the United States' President's wife, Mrs. Rosalynn Carter. The camp, Sa Kaeo, is in south-east Thailand, and currently holds about thirty thousand refugees. Meanwhile, as well as starvation and disease, many Kampuchean refugees are having to face pain and possible infection from hastily-treated war wounds and amputations. ABC's Peter Munckton reports.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAW8CLU7LJA03JGEO1H23NWH0N
    Media URN:
    VLVAAW8CLU7LJA03JGEO1H23NWH0N
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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