The Canadian Press

1999-11-15 | Commonwealth-Meeting

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The Commonwealth demanded an immediate release of Pakistan's jailed prime minister. On November 15th, Prime Minister Chretien said Commonwealth leaders meeting in South Africa also wanted the military to return the country to democracy. Canadian Press reporter Dan Dugas had details.

Date: 1999-11-15
Placeline: Durban, South Africa
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 28 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Christine says no specific time limit as been placed on Pakistan but leaders expect action before two years are up it's a matter of weeks and months he says not years and Chris this is Pakistan remains suspended though not expelled from the fifty four nation group we wanted to maintain a dialogue with those who are in charge like it or not they are in charge the prime minister says Pakistan now faces real political pressure because no country wants to be isolated dander got broadcast news Durban >>

Clip ID: 19991115CPCN001