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CBC Television crew visits refugees, Anambas Islands

The Story

A CBC television crew flies to the remote Anambas Islands, to investigate reports of thousands of Vietnamese refugees living there.

Medium: Television
Program: CBC Television News Special
Broadcast Date: Sept. 11, 1979
Narrator: Harry Elton
Duration: 56:53

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