• Short Summary

    YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) LARGE CROWDS GATHERED OUTSIDE THE ROYAL PALACE IN ATHENS TO WATCH THE NEWLY ELECTED GREEK GOVERNMENT ARRIVE TO BE SWORN IN.

  • Description

    1.
    GV STREET SCENE, ATHENS
    0.04

    2.
    SV PAN.. CROWD AT PALACE
    0.09

    3.
    LV CROWD ROUND PAPANDREOU'S CAR
    0.11

    4.
    CV CROWD AND CAR
    0.14

    5.
    GV CROWD CLAPPING MOTORCADE
    0.19

    6.
    GV PRESS AND MINISTERS OUTSIDE PALACE
    0.22

    7.
    CU PAPANDREOU EMERGES
    0.27

    8.
    MV MINISTERS
    0.29

    9.
    CU PAPANDREOU
    0.33

    10.
    GV PAPANDREOU AND MINISTERS
    0.36



    Initials AA/S/JF/PB AA/JF/PC



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) LARGE CROWDS GATHERED OUTSIDE THE ROYAL PALACE IN ATHENS TO WATCH THE NEWLY ELECTED GREEK GOVERNMENT ARRIVE TO BE SWORN IN.

    THE GOVERNMENT HAS BEEN FORMED UNDER MR.GEORGE PAPANDREOU, 75-YEAR-OLD LEADER OF THE UNION-OF-THE-CENTRE PARTY. MR. PAPENDREOU'S PARTY COMMANDS 140 OF THE 300 SEATS IN THE NEW PARLIAMENT, DUE TO CONVENE ON DECEMBER 11.

    MR.PAPANDREOU DOES NOT HOWEVER HAVE A WORKING MAJORITY WITHOUT THE SUPPORT OF THE 29 SEATS HELD BY HE DEMOCRATIC LEFT. SHOULD THE DEMOCRATIC LEFT VOTE WITH MR. KARAMANLIS' PARTY -- THE NATIONAL RADIAL UNION -- MR. PAPANDREOU WOULD FAIL TO GET THE NECESSARY VOTE OF CONFIDENCE AND HAVE TO RESIGN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4U2DD2TBU11OJNNH9HLMY6B20
    Media URN:
    VLVA4U2DD2TBU11OJNNH9HLMY6B20
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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