Week 17 24 Apr 2017

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Lest We Forget - ANZAC DAY - April 25th [Image: Australian War Memorial]
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https://banglaradio.org.au/sites/default/files/program_audio/2017/24Apr17.mp3
Program Description: 
This week's program commemorated the - 'ANZAC Day' - observed on 25 April each year as a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand that broadly commemorates all Australians and New Zealanders "who served and died in all wars, conflicts, and peacekeeping operations" and "the contribution and suffering of all those who have served". The program compiled a story, songs and a poem on the ANZAC theme. The story 'National ANZAC Centre at Albany, WA' was taken from ABC documentary and the poem 'The ANZAC on the wall' written and performed by Jim Brown is an award winning poem about a young ANZAC in the Australian Light Horse Regiment who died at the charge of Beersheba in 1917. The songs, story and poem were collected from YouTube. This week's program was produced and presented by Zaheen Rahman.
Program Short Description: 
Commemoration: ANZAC Day in Australia and New Zealand through songs and poem [Zaheen Rahman]
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Lest We Forget - ANZAC DAY - April 25th [Image: Australian War Memorial]
Program Broadcast Date: 
Monday, April 24, 2017
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