7 Jun 2004

American Samoa flies flag at half mast to mark the death of Ronald Reagan

3:47 pm on 7 June 2004

American Samoa's Governor Togiola Tulafono has ordered all flags in the Territory to be flown at half mast for the next 30 days to mark the death of the former U.S. President Ronald Reagan.

Mr Reagan died at his home in Los Angeles.

He was 93.

Togiola said the territorial government will issue an official statement over Mr Reagan's death later this week.