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    U.S.nuclear submarine Thresher type vessel Permit carrying a crew of 95, captained by Commander D.Boyd?

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    L.S. Aerial shot of the Permit, U.S. nuclear powered submarine is coming into Sasebo port.


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    Permit is coming in to the bay of Sasebo with 8 knots speed.


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    L.S. Sasebo port from aerial view.


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    M.L.S. The crew of the Permit show up on the deck of the submarine.


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    L.S. Sasebo port.


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    L.S. smoke come out from a hill of Sasebo port where the labour union people put fire on the gasoline notifying to socialist and communist members that the submarine entered the port.


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    M.S. Demonstrators (few hundreds of them mostly socialist and communist members who assembled at the pier of the Sasebo port "shout to the submarine saying" U.S. stay away from Vietnam "Don't use Japanese port for their naval base".


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    M.S. The socialist agitators lead the demonstrators on the pier.


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    M.L.S. They shout for anti-American slogans as they feared Japan would involve in the Vietnam war as she let her use the port for U.S. naval base.


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    M.L.S. The permit approaches to the U.S. Ai-Jacks, 11,600 tons engineering boat.


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    M.S. The crew of the boat are on the deck of the submarine.


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    L.S. Aerial shot of the sub-marine approaches to the Ai-Jack, engineering boat.


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    L.S. Aerial shot of Sasebo port.


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    M.S. Few hundred demonstrators demonstrate on the pier shouting anti-American slogans.


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    M.S. Demonstrators saying "Stay away from Vietnam" "Yankee go home". etc.


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    M.S. Placard written in Japan "U.S. should stay away from Vietnam.


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    L.S. demonstrators march on the pier of the boat.




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    A bog demonstration is planned at Tokyo tonight against entry of this Permit into Sasebo port.

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    Background: U.S.nuclear submarine Thresher type vessel Permit carrying a crew of 95, captained by Commander D.Boyd on the morning of August 24 at Sasebo port, near Nagasaki, Kyushu Island.It's the first Thresher Type sub-marine to visit Japan, the three previous visits being those of the Skate-type Seadragon which visited Sasebo last Nov.12 and February 2 and Skip jack type Snook which came to the same port May 25.The Permit will be bethered at buoy No.1 of Sasebo Port during its five-day visit to Japan.The Permit ??? was put in to service on May 29, 1962.It is the same type as Thresher, which sank off the U.S.East coast during test drive on April 10, 1963.It measures 84.94 meters in length, 9.7 meters in width and 7.7 meters in draft.It is capable of making 20 knots on the water and 35 knots under water.It can sail 60,000 miles without refuelling.The Thresher-type craft are normally equipped with missiles with atomic warheads.Although the Permit does not carry Subroc missiles during its coming visit to Japan.However, Japanese Socialist Party and Communist Party in association with labour union members assembled at the pier of Sasebo Port from various parts of Kyushu Islands and advocated "Don't U.S.N-submarine coming into Japanese port" and U.S.stay away from Vietnam" "Don't Japanese port be U.S.naval base" Don't involve Japan in the Vietnam War letting her port to be used by American".Few hundred demonstrators shouted when the submarine entered the port.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1BE93H57O6ETFB8BZM1AC9CJ6
    Media URN:
    VLVA1BE93H57O6ETFB8BZM1AC9CJ6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:23:00
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    N/A

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