• Short Summary

    PAKISTAN APPEARS TO BE IN THE THROES OF CIVIL WAR, WITH REPORTS COMING IN TODAY(FRIDAY MARCH 26) OF WIDE-SPREAD VIOLENCE AND DEATH IN EAST PAKISTAN AS WEST PAKISTAN TROOPS, SENT IN BY PRESIDENT YAHYA KHAN, CLASH WITH LOCAL TROOPS, POLICE AND CIVILIANS.

  • Description

    1.
    GV (1944) JINNAH WELCOMES GANDHI TO TALKS
    0.08

    2.
    SV GANDHI PUTS HAND ON JINNAH'S SHOULDER
    0.14

    3.
    GV PRESSMEN OUTSIDE HOUSE
    0.18

    4.
    SV GANDHI DEPARTS
    0.21

    5.
    SV (1947) JINNAH MEETS LORD MOUNTBATTEN & LADY MOUNTBATTEN (2 SHOTS)
    0.29

    6.
    GV BRITISH FLAG FLYING ON INDIAN GOVERNMENT BUILDING
    0.30

    7.
    SV INT. INDIAN LEADERS
    0.32

    8.
    SV MOUNTBATTEN & INDIAN LEADERS
    0.33

    9.
    SV JINNAH ENTERS & SHAKES HANDS WITH MOUNTBATTEN
    0.37

    10.
    GV & SV MOUNTBATTEN WITH INDIAN & PAKISTAN LEADERS (2 SHOTS)
    0.44

    11.
    SCU MAP SHOWS INDIA/PAKISTAN, BORDERS
    0.48

    12.
    GV PAKISTAN INDEPENDENCE DAY.
    0.56

    13.
    GV CROWDS
    1.00

    14.
    GV & SVs MOUNTBATTEN MAKES SPEECH (3 SHOTS)
    1.07

    15.
    SV LADY MOUNTBATTEN & MRS JINNAH
    1.10

    16.
    SV & GV JINNAH MAKES SPEECH (2 SHOTS)
    1.14

    17.
    GV (1948) MOURNERS AROUND JINNAH'S BODY AT FUNERAL
    1.19

    18.
    SV MOURNERS
    1.20

    19.
    SV WOMEN PLACING FLOWERS ON COFFIN
    1.27

    20.
    GV MOURNERS (2 SHOTS)
    1.30

    21.
    SCU PAN SIGNPOST FROM INDIA TO PAKISTAN
    1.35

    22.
    SCU ELDERLY REFUGEE PAST SIGNPOST
    1.37

    23.
    GVs REFUGEES CROSSING BORDER(4 SHOTS)
    1.47



    Initials SGM/2242 SGM/0130



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    Background: PAKISTAN APPEARS TO BE IN THE THROES OF CIVIL WAR, WITH REPORTS COMING IN TODAY(FRIDAY MARCH 26) OF WIDE-SPREAD VIOLENCE AND DEATH IN EAST PAKISTAN AS WEST PAKISTAN TROOPS, SENT IN BY PRESIDENT YAHYA KHAN, CLASH WITH LOCAL TROOPS, POLICE AND CIVILIANS. THE CURRENT TROUBLES ARE COVERED IN OTHER VISNEWS PRODUCTION SERVICED TODAY. MEANWHILE, THE HISTORY OF PAKISTAN, A YOUNG NATION FORMED ONLY 24 YEARS AGO, JUSTIFIES A SEPARATE STORY OF ITS OWN. HENCE, THIS PRODUCTION -- FROM THE VISNEWS FILM LIBRARY -- GIVING THE BACKGROUND TO TODAY'S PROBLEMS.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4I6J2RWLWXVNEGKUV6A6I7E33
    Media URN:
    VLVA4I6J2RWLWXVNEGKUV6A6I7E33
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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