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Sanctions. No Fijian seasonal workers. "Sorry pal!" 7 December, 2006

Reference Number: DCDL-0002791

The scene shows Santa Claus sitting at the reins of his sleigh. Standing on the sleigh is a group of elves who are Santa's helpers. One elf walks sadly away from the sleigh as Santa tells him that he is sorry but he cannot hire Fijian seasonal labour because of sanctions against Fiji. Refers to sanctions put in place after the 2006 coup in which Commodore Frank Bainimarama ousted Prime Minister Laisenia Qarase.

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1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Laisenia Qarase, Commodore Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, Santa Claus, Fiji, Coups d'etat - Fiji, Economic sanctions, Sleighs, Employees, Christmas and Fiji - Politics and government.

Part of:
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1115 x 868. Single art work

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