• Short Summary

    EXPLOSIVES FROM PLASTIC BOMBS LAID BY FRENCH OAS RIGHT WING UNDERGROUND EXTREMISTS IN ALGERIA REACHED A PEAK SEPTEMBER 18 - AT LEAST 24.

  • Description

    1.
    ROCKS POINTE PASCA WITH INSCRIPTION 'O.A.S.' ON ROCK
    0.02

    2.
    NEARER INSCRIPTION ON ROCKS
    0.06

    3.
    CU "O.A.S." ON WALL IN ALGIERS"
    0.09

    4.
    IV PAN BURNT OUT SHOP
    0.15

    5.
    SV TILT UP SHOP SHOWING DAMAGE
    0.20

    6.
    SV DAMAGE
    0.26

    7.
    SV INT-PAN DAMAGE
    0.30

    8.
    BV POSTER WITH PICTURE
    0.34

    9.
    CU POSTER WITH PICTURE
    0.38

    10.
    LV ANOTHER DAMAGED SHOP
    0.43

    11.
    CU "O.A.S." SIGN
    0.45

    12.
    CU WOMAN BY WRECKED SHOP
    0.50

    13.
    CU PAN WRECKAGE
    0.54

    14.
    CU DAMAGE ENTRANCE OF POST OFFICE
    1.01

    15.
    CU DAMAGED WINDOW WHERE BOMB WAS PLACED
    1.05

    16.
    GV DAMAGED POST OFFICE OFFICE
    1.09



    Initials JRG/S/JH/FW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: EXPLOSIVES FROM PLASTIC BOMBS LAID BY FRENCH OAS RIGHT WING UNDERGROUND EXTREMISTS IN ALGERIA REACHED A PEAK SEPTEMBER 18 - AT LEAST 24.

    A RECORD NUMBER FOR ANY DAY SINCE BOMBS OF THIS TYPE WERE FIRST USED LAST SPRING BY THE OAS OPPOSED TO SELF-DETERMINING FOR ALGERIA, THE EXPLOSIONS SHATTERED A CITY POST OFFICE, SHOPS AND FLATS. NO VICTIMS WERE REPORTED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2UTCHOUTD8MJA3SURFWK1561H
    Media URN:
    VLVA2UTCHOUTD8MJA3SURFWK1561H
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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