• Short Summary

    In Zimbabwe Rhodesia, a prisoner captured by the Security Forces has claimed that Soviet and Cuban officers taught him guerrilla warfare in Mozambique.

  • Description

    1.
    SV INTERIOR Frelimo prisoners, on left Sabete Amisse and Gabriel da Conceicao Manjate (right) entering conference room and sitting Amisse laying crutches on floor
    0.13

    2.
    CU Manjate sitting at table
    0.16

    3.
    GV Cameraman filming
    0.19

    4.
    CU Interpreter translating Amisse statement from Portuguese into English
    0.36

    5.
    CU Cameramen filming
    4.00

    6.
    SV Manjate speaking to interpreter and interpreter translating (2 SHOTS)
    1.10

    7.
    GV Interpreter speaking to Amisse with newsmen in background
    1.18


    TRANSCRIPTS: AMISSE (Interpreter): "We were given the task of coming to racy the terrain, territory. That was all."



    MANJATE (Interpreter): "We were spoken to by the President Mr. Samora Machel and by Robert Mugabe. Our special mission was to sever the rail link on the Bulawayo Road."




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: In Zimbabwe Rhodesia, a prisoner captured by the Security Forces has claimed that Soviet and Cuban officers taught him guerrilla warfare in Mozambique. Domingus Gabriel da Conceicao Manjate was one of two prisoners presented to newsmen on Saturday (1 September). He and Sabete Amisse both said they had crossed into Zimbabwe Rhodesia from southern Mozambique with members of the Mozambique army to fight alongside Patriotic Front guerrillas.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2UNS2BFDI0MEOAXR6RO2C9R81
    Media URN:
    VLVA2UNS2BFDI0MEOAXR6RO2C9R81
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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