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South Pacific / Millennium Beginning #183915

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 24, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The question of where the sun will come up first in the new millennium introduced.

(South Pacific: Mike Lee) The hot commodity of the sunrise in the south Pacific for the new millennium featured; scenes shown from the poverty- ridden islands like Tonga, Fiji and Kiribati hoping to lure tourists. [Publicist Max CLIFFORD - says fortunes are at stake.] [Fiji tourism official Sitivini YAQONA, New Zealand Prime Minister Jenny SHIPLEY, Kiribati President Teburoro TITO - claim to be first.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) ABC's celebration of the new millennium noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Lee, Mike

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