• Short Summary

    With the new call to all under 15 to join the army there were rallies and processions through the streets of Kabul to try and recruit people.The processionists themselves were going to report for army service.They carried Afghan national flags and shouted slogans.There was enthusiastic drum beating and singing from one of the trucks.There bus loads of volunteers followed the open jeeps and trucks.There is a major drive all over Afghanistan to involve almost every family in the task of defence and army service.

  • Description

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    GV Procession of jeeps and coaches carrying recruits along street (5 shots).
    46 ft




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: With the new call to all under 15 to join the army there were rallies and processions through the streets of Kabul to try and recruit people.The processionists themselves were going to report for army service.They carried Afghan national flags and shouted slogans.There was enthusiastic drum beating and singing from one of the trucks.There bus loads of volunteers followed the open jeeps and trucks.There is a major drive all over Afghanistan to involve almost every family in the task of defence and army service.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA18908AVE25Z93XU85M04H1OS6
    Media URN:
    VLVA18908AVE25Z93XU85M04H1OS6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1981
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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