• Short Summary

    This movement is one of the 2 organisations which called for peace and negotiations in Vietnam.

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    CU Venerable Thich Quang Lien and his movement for peace and people's happiness

    CU At his side, venerable Thich Phap Tri presided the press conference

    MS From left to right: Venerables, Thich Nhu Si, Thich Quang Lien and Thich Phap Tri

    MS,CU Many views of newsmen, photographers and TV cameramen

    MS,CU The other rank was taken seat by the students partisans of the movement

    CU Lawyer Phanh Thanh, Dan, member of the peace and people's happiness movement readded the proclamation of the movement

    CU,MS Vietnamese and foreign newsmen taken notes

    MS Buddhists laymen and crowds assisted the press conference

    MS View of the press conference

    CU Venerable Thich Quang Lien, leader of the movement replied some questions of the newsmen

    CU Newsman questioned

    CU The press conference of the movement was held at the An Quang pagoda in Saigon downtown

    MS After the press conference, newsmen and laymen got out of the pagoda.


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    Background: This movement is one of the 2 organisations which called for peace and negotiations in Vietnam. But during the last press conference of prime minister Mr Phanhuy Quat has denounced the other one as communist underground organisation and renown the organisation of venerable Thich Quang Lien as a nationalist one which worked for the cause of the country.

    Proclamation enclosed.

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