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June 7, 1988
Fijian troops rounded up 40 people after police seized a shipment of Soviet-made weapons apparently smuggled from the Middle East. Krishna Datt, a Fijian of Indian descent who was foreign minister in the overthrown government of Timoci Bavadra, was among those detained because he visited the Soviet Union in 1985, the Ministry of Information said. Radio Fiji said the arms haul included 103 automatic rifles and light machine guns, 300 hand grenades and 5 rocket launchers.
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June 7, 1988
Fijian troops rounded up 40 people after police seized a shipment of Soviet-made weapons apparently smuggled from the Middle East. Krishna Datt, a Fijian of Indian descent who was foreign minister in the overthrown government of Timoci Bavadra, was among those detained because he visited the Soviet Union in 1985, the Ministry of Information said. Radio Fiji said the arms haul included 103 automatic rifles and light machine guns, 300 hand grenades and 5 rocket launchers.
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