No Useful Purpose Would Be Served (1978)

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  • Featuring

    Michael Gillard

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1978

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

A follow-up to WORLD IN ACTION: LIABLE TO PROSECUTION about Shell and BP's involvement in illegal oil exports to Rhodesia. Looks more closely at the smokescreens used to try and cover up the sanctions breach. The history of both Conservative and Labour governments' involvement in the betrayal as well as the oil companies role is shown.

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