Australia sends assessment team to PNG landslide zone

The Papua New Guinea government has sent an emergency assessment team to the landslide site.

Australia is represented on that team by an emergency management specialist from AusAID, and by a military officer.

Australia's High commissioner to PNG says their job will be to assess the scale of the situation and what can be done.

Presenter: Jemima Garrett
Speaker: Ian Kemish, Australia's High Commissioner in Papua New Guinea

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation