BBC WORLD SERVICE: News Hour: Aum cult executions

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Release date: 6/7/2018

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The BBC World Service (from 39.14) featured the news that two members of the cult which launched a sarin attack in Japan in 1995 have been executed. Former professor of Japanese studies, Ian Reader has been following the trials and gave an interview about the attacks and the Aum cult.

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TitleNewshour
Media name/outletBBC World Service
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date6/07/18
DescriptionThe BBC World Service (from 39.14) featured the news that two members of the cult which launched a sarin attack in Japan in 1995 have been executed. Former professor of Japanese studies, Ian Reader has been following the trials and gave an interview about the attacks and the Aum cult.
URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w172w256ry773vt
PersonsIan Reader