EYEWITNESS NEWS. 24/06/1987

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Current Affairs.

First major Heylen/Eyewitness poll taken in a marginal electorate shows Labour has consolidated its lead.

Maori tribes are to get more control over Maori Affairs budget and policy. Implementation committee set up to oversee change. Koro Wetere (Minister of Maori Affairs); Sir Graham Latimar (Chair NZ Maori Council); Prof. Whatarangi Winiata (VUW).

Interviews giving different perspectives about the current moral panic surrounding AIDS. Anonymous AIDS virus carrier; Ronald Reagan (US President); Norman Jones (MP Invercargill); Dr Richard Meech (AIDS Advisory Cmte); Paul East (Opposition Health Spokesperson); Dr Micheal Bassett (Minister of Health).

New naval procedures by ships in the Persian Gulf. USS Kid profiled Philip Spear (Petty Officer, USS Kid); Cmdr Daniel Murray (USS Kid).

Syria considers using force to free US hostages in Lebanon

Irangate hearings proceed amongst declarations that Reagan knew of the events Sen Warren Rudman (US Senator).

India and Pakistan border war taking place in the Himalayas, with resulting environmental problems

US cities and states consider making pit bull terrier dogs illegal because of their vicious attacks on people.

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Year 1987

Reference number F92935

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Series EYEWITNESS NEWS

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Television

Duration 0:56:00

Production company TELEVISION NEW ZEALAND

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