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PNG's Somare remembers Whitlam's help with independence

PNG's Somare remembers Whitlam's help with independence

Updated 21 October 2014, 17:30 AEDT

Adding to the remembrance of former prime minister Gough Whitlam here in Australia, he is also being praised in Papua New Guinea.

PNG's first prime minister, Sir Michael Somare, says Mr Whitlam will always be remembered in PNG for his work in helping them achieve independence in 1975.

Presenter: Bruce Hill

Speaker: Sir Michael Somare, PNG's first prime minister

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