The Canadian Press

1986-11-24 | Soviet Soldiers Smuggled

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Five Soviet soldiers were smuggled out of Afghanistan with Canadian government help in mid-November. External Affairs Minister Joe Clark termed it a humanitarian gesture, which he felt would not harm Soviet-Canadian relations.

Date: 1986-11-24
Placeline: FREDERICTON, New Brunswick.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 16 seconds

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