• Short Summary

    FRENCH RESIDENTS UPROOTED BY THE FRANCO-TUNISIAN FIGHTING OVER BIZERTA LEFT TUNIS BY SEA FOR THE FRENCH MAINLAND AUGUST 2.

  • Description

    1.
    GV. TUNIS STREET SCENE
    0.05

    2.
    GV. CROWD ASSEMBLED HARBOUR AREA.
    0.08

    3.
    SV. OFFICIALS AT DESK WITH INQUIRIES.
    0.11

    4.
    SV. GROUP WAITS.
    0.13

    5.
    SV. PEOPLE WAIT WITH BAGGAGE.
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    6.
    SLV. PEOPLE ENTER SHED.
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    7.
    SV. PASSPORTS CHECKED.
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    8.
    CU. PASSPORT CHECK.
    0.25

    9.
    CU. SHIP'S NAME 'VILLE D'ORAN'
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    10.
    SV. PASSENGERS AT GANGWAY.
    0.30

    11.
    GV. SHIP
    0.34



    Initials JRG/S/JF/FG


    (EDITORS: 5599/61, 5624/61 REFER)

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: FRENCH RESIDENTS UPROOTED BY THE FRANCO-TUNISIAN FIGHTING OVER BIZERTA LEFT TUNIS BY SEA FOR THE FRENCH MAINLAND AUGUST 2.

    SOME 800 OF THEM EMBARKED IN THE LINER 'VILLE D'ORAN,' MANY WITH NO WHICH TO RETURN TO TUNISIA. THEY CARRIED LITTLE MONEY AND ONLY 60 KILOGRAMMES OF LUGGAGE.

    IN ALL, 1500 FRENCH PERSONS QUIT TUNISIA BY THE SEA AND AIR AUGUST 2 BUT REPORTS BY AUGUST 4 SHOWED A DECLINE IN THE NUMBER SO PERSONS ANXIOUS TO LEAVE THE COUNTRY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5GZ6YAVZGQ4PQUUHS7OBWVBW8
    Media URN:
    VLVA5GZ6YAVZGQ4PQUUHS7OBWVBW8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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