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UK Troops leave Bermuda

Title
UK Troops leave Bermuda
Genre
News report
TX Date
6 Dec 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:10
Description
Chris Lodge reports on the decision to remove the British troops from Bermuda. It looks at the impact of the army on the riots and the relaxation of the curfew. Also calls to abolish the death penalty in Bermuda from UK politicians. This follows hanging of 2 black Bermudans for murder of white victims.
Contributors
Chris Lodge
Keywords
Death penalty; UK; Racial discrimination; Riots; Hanging; Army; Institutional racism; Bermuda

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