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Papua New Guinea

22 July 2008

ABC Radio Australia (Shortwave)

In Papua New Guinea, four police officers have been charged with being in possession of firearms while in the company of a known bank robber. Our reporter in PNG, Firmin Nanol, says one officer was in police uniform when he was arrested. The four officers have been remanded in custody after being denied bail. Police have also arrested another key suspect behind a series of armed kidnappings and bank robberies. The suspect has been on the run since escaping from... (

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