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A film designed to impress upon Canadians travelling abroad the necessity of knowing and complying with the laws of each country visited. A number of incidents are cited where Canadians found themselves in difficulty in various places - eastern Europe, the Middle East, Latin America - through ignorance of regulations, particularly those pertaining to customs. Instances where Canada's Department of External Affairs was able to intercede on behalf of Canadian citizens are also described.

1974, 28 min 32 s

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