• Short Summary

    THE FOURTH ANNIVERSARY OF MOZAMBIQUE'S OFFICIAL REVOLUTION DAY WAS CELEBRATED YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) IN DAR-ES-SALAAM, THE TANZANIAN CAPITAL, BY MEMBERS OF FRELIMO, THE AFRICAN FREEDOM FIGHTERS ORGANISATION.

  • Description


    PROCESSION THROUGH STREETS; MEN CARRYING BANNERS; SPEAKERS ADDRESSING CROWD.




    Initials DHC/VS/BOB/PC



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FOURTH ANNIVERSARY OF MOZAMBIQUE'S OFFICIAL REVOLUTION DAY WAS CELEBRATED YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) IN DAR-ES-SALAAM, THE TANZANIAN CAPITAL, BY MEMBERS OF FRELIMO, THE AFRICAN FREEDOM FIGHTERS ORGANISATION. MEMBERS OF FRELIMO STAGED AN ANTI-COLONIALIST PROCESSION THROUGH THE STREETS OF DAR-ES-SALAAM AT THE START OF THE MOZAMBIQUE CELEBRATIONS.

    THE PROCESSION WAS LED BY HIGH-RANKING MEMBERS OF THE ORGANISATION INCLUDING THE VICE-PRESIDENT, MR. URIA SIMANGO. MARCHERS CARRIED PLACARDS AND BANNERS CONDEMNING COLONIALISM, AND CALLING FOR AN END TO APARTHEID IN THE AFRICAN CONTINENT. ONE SLOGAN READ: "SMASH SALAZAR-SMITH-VORSTER ALLIANCE."
    OUTSIDE THE ARNA TOGULU HALL IN DAR ES SALAAM MR. SAMANGO TOLD THE GROUP ABOUT THE SUCCESS OF FRELIMO AND WARNED OF A HARD STRUGGLE AHEAD.

    MR. SAMANGO ALSO THANKED THE PEOPLE AND GOVERNMENT OF TANZANIA FOR THEIR CONTINUOUS SUPPORT FOR LIBERATION MOVEMENTS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA31L08R08S9NYFD9M6R8Y34REP
    Media URN:
    VLVA31L08R08S9NYFD9M6R8Y34REP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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