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Vietnamese refugee crisis

Title
Vietnamese refugee crisis
Genre
Press conference
TX Date
16 Jun 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:03:20
Description
Press statement by the Governor of Hong Kong, Sir Murray MacLehose, in response to the threats of the Malaysian Government to shoot Vietnamese refugees coming into the country if the authorities are unable to cope with the influx.
Contributors
Murray MacLehose
Keywords
Immigration; Refugees; Vietnam; Hong Kong; Migration policy; Colonial countries; Asylum seekers; Malaysia

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