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    N. SECTOR OF CANAL CLEARED
    AMERICAN experts have completed their survey and clearing of the northern?

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    CB53 Helicopters pickin us supplies for two Jima.


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    Rear Admira P.A. Lorsm, MVE, Flag Officer Commanding British Revel Forces Eastern Mediterrenean, leavin Sued Canal Authority headquarters, Ismaills, after talks with Admiral Ahmed Fued, Commander of Mine Clearin Operations in the Suex Canel. (Adm. Fuadis officer with mustach).


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    Adm. Loram roarding helicopter.


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    In copter flying to two Jima.


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    Aerial gv's Suez area nr. Ismaklia.


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    British mine sweepers in ca???


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    Over Port Said.


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    Landing on two Jima.


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    Creted by Rear Dmiral Brian NcChuley, Commander of U.S. Mine C earing Task Force 58. and Two Dime Honour Guard.


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    Departing, ???Cauley seeing off. (Loram didno visiting on carrier.) (camera ran accidentially a for indeterminate perior, believe 200')



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    Admiral boarding the Abdile, flag ship of British mine clearing force


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    Chatting with officers on Abdile.


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    Canal Authority Port Said He, and Port Said water front. copter landing


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    Admiral iespectiong Abdile. Men from mino Clearing ship Maxton watch as admiral goes by.




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    Background: N. SECTOR OF CANAL CLEARED
    AMERICAN experts have completed their survey and clearing of the northern sector of the Suez Canal from Port Sold harbour to Lake Timsah in Ismailia. This part is completely free from floating mines, El Sayed Kassem Sulton. Chairman of the Higher Liaision Committee for clearing the Suez Canal, Said.

    Helicopters stationed at the Pllct Building Airport began survying and clearing the southern sector of the Canal from Lake Timsah to Deversoir.

    Helicopters are how being moved from Port Said together with clearing equipment to Suez where they will gegin surveying and clearing the southern sector from Port Twefik to the Bitter Lakes.

    They are scheduled to clear the entrance to the Gulf of Suez to Port Tewflk Harbour in 48 hours - MEN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4V19MIGI5R8R147VM0NRBS3IF
    Media URN:
    VLVA4V19MIGI5R8R147VM0NRBS3IF
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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