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Thursday, 25 May 1972
Page: 2059

Senator GEORGES I ask the Minister representing the Minister for Foreign Affairs: Did he in answer to Senator Hannan this morning accuse the Australian Broadcasting Commission of being an agent for the dissemination of Vietcong news or information? Is he prepared to enlarge upon that accusation and to justify it?

Senator WRIGHT Th e honourable senator's question adds, as usual, an insinuation to a Minister's statement. What I said was that part of the ABC news took the opportunity of retailing news that quoted from a Vietcong newspaper journal.

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