• Short Summary

    ALGERIA'S PRESIDENT AHMED BEN BELLA TONIGHT (SATURDAY) CLAIMED FINAL VICTORY OVER THE KABYLIE REBELS. HE?

  • Description

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    GV PAN GOVERNMENT TANKS ENTER FORT-NATIONAL
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    2.
    CU SIGN 'PUNTS & CHAUSGEES SUBDIVISION DE FORT-NATIONAL'
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    SCU PAN TANK ENTERS FORT-NATIONAL
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    SCU PAN TROOPS AND MACHINE-GUN IN JEEP
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    5.
    SV PAN TROOPS ARRIVE
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    6.
    LV DITTO
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    7.
    CU ROAD SIGN 'MICHELET'
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    TGV EL-HADJ ADDRESSES CROWD IN MICHELET
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    SCU DITTO
    0.44

    10.
    SV PEOPLE APPLAUD
    0.48

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    SV KABYLIE SOLDIERS
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    12.
    SV AIT ADDRESSES PEOPLE
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    CU DITTO
    0.58

    14.
    CU PEOPLE APPLAUD
    1.00

    15.
    SV REBELS APPLAUD
    1.03

    16.
    SV AIT SURROUNDED BY CROWD
    1.06

    17.
    GV CROWD APPLAUD
    1.10



    Initials JT/S/MR/EEH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: ALGERIA'S PRESIDENT AHMED BEN BELLA TONIGHT (SATURDAY) CLAIMED FINAL VICTORY OVER THE KABYLIE REBELS. HE TOLD A PRESS CONFERENCE IN ALGIERS THAT THE LEADERS OF THE REVOLT, M. AIT AHMED AND EX-COLONEL OU EL-HADJ, WOULD BE ARRESTED. HE APPEALED TO ALL REBELS TO RETURN TO THEIR HOMES.

    MEANWHILE, IN NEARBY MICHELET, HIGH IN THE RUGGED MOUNTAINS OF EASTERN ALGERIA, A.ALT AND EX-COL. EL-HADJ CALLED ON THE BERBER INHABITANTS TO TAKE UP ARMS AGAINST THE BEN BELLA TROOPS. THEY SPOKE TO 700 PEOPLE IN THE TOWN'S SQUARE AND DREW LOUD CHEERS AS THEY APPEALED FOR RESISTANCE.

    HOWEVER, TONIGHT GOVERNMENT FORCES TOOK OVER THE REBEL HEADQUARTERS WITHOUT A SHOT BEING FIRED. THEY FOUND NO SIGN OF THE TWO LEADERS, BOTH OF WHOM, FORTNIGHT AGO., TURNED AGAINST PRESIDENT BEN BELLA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5QUKHONDDZVATXU1K1M125ANB
    Media URN:
    VLVA5QUKHONDDZVATXU1K1M125ANB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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