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Netherlands siege

Title
Netherlands siege
Genre
News report
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:03:08
Description
Ric Davies for the mid-day report on release of the last of the schoolchildren from the school held under siege by South Moluccans in the Netherlands (from South Moluccan Islands in Indonesia, former Dutch colony). A stomach bug had spread through the children and teachers whilst they were being held.
Contributors
Ric Davies
Keywords
Terrorism; Hostages; Netherlands; Colonial countries; Sieges; South Moluccans; Indonesia

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