• Short Summary

    Some 60,000 people turned out tow watch the celebrations in Athens which marked the 18th anniversary since the end of the Civil War in Greece.

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    GV Crowds arriving at stadium
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    2.
    LV Flags flying
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    3.
    GV Crowds in stadium
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    4.
    LV Plane flying over
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    5.
    SV People clapping
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    CV Princess Irene
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    SV Princess Irene greeting Commanding Officer
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    SV Princess Irene inspecting troops
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    SV and LV Princess Irene waving to crowds
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    10.
    LV troops marching (2 shots)
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    FV Veterans marching towards with flags (2 shots)
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    12.
    LV troops marching
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    13.
    SV troops marching
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    Initials AB/VS/JH/VOO



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Some 60,000 people turned out tow watch the celebrations in Athens which marked the 18th anniversary since the end of the Civil War in Greece. The celebrations, held yesterday (Sunday) were attended by government leaders and Princess Irene.

    The celebrations were held in the Panathenian Stadium and were attended by the Greek Prime Minister, Mr Constantine Kollias and various members of his cabinet.

    Also present was Princess Irene who represented her brother, King Constantine, who was abroad in Canada.

    The highlight of the celebrations was a march past by various contingents of the Greek armed forces. Later there were tableaux depicting various incidents from Greek history such as the Trojan and Marathon wars.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA29X4WBVE2VLK1O8ZT91026SJQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA29X4WBVE2VLK1O8ZT91026SJQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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