National Radio 8.30 Bulletin
TIMOR: Timorese refugees are being protected by troops in Dili as they stream into the city.
REFUGEES: The Prime Minister says NZ can take 300 refugees, 100 immediately.
AMNESTY: Amnesty International are reporting that militia are shipping Timorese to other Indonesian areas, against their will.
WOMEN: The National Council of Women says the report into maternity services doesn’t go far enough and that health professionals are not communicating enough.
BUSINESS: Business Confidence has fallen for the fifth month in a row.
CHALLENGE: Challenge will decide today whether to increase petrol prices.
SERBIA: Serbian riot police have broken up a 20,000 strong protest against president Slobodan Milosevic.