• Short Summary

    TRAVELLING IN CARS, TRUCKS, AND BUSES PILED HIGH WITH FURNITURE AND LUGGAGE, HUNDREDS OF EGYPTIANS - EXPELLED FROM SYRIA - QUEUED AT LEBANESE FRONTIER POSTS OCT 2 WAITING FOR CLEARANCE BY CUSTOMS AND IMMIGRATION OFFICIALS BEFORE BEING ALLOWED TO ENTER THE LEBANON, WHERE MOST WILL BOARD SHIPS AND RETURN TO EGYPT.

  • Description

    1.
    GV EGYPTIAN REFUGEES STOPPED AT BORDER
    0.05

    2.
    LV BORDER CHECKPOINT LEBANESE POLICE STOPS TRAFFIC
    0.10

    3.
    SV & CU..CARS LOADED WITH LUGGAGE
    0.17

    4.
    GV BORDER POLICEMAN WATCHES REFUGEES TAKING LUGGAGE TO BE CHECKED
    0.22

    5.
    GV & CU..UNLOADING LUGGAGE FROM CARS
    0.31

    6.
    SV SEARCHING LUGGAGE
    0.40

    7.
    TV..DITTO
    0.45

    8.
    CU REFUGEE WALKS PAST CAMERA, WOMAN AND CHILD IN B???G.
    0.49

    9.
    CU WOMAN AND CHILD
    0.50

    10.
    CU ANOTHER WOMAN AND CHILD
    0.57

    11.
    SV & CU..CAR LOADED WITH LUGGAGE ARRIVES AT BORDER
    1.11

    12.
    GV BUS IS STOPPED AT BORDER
    1.16

    13.
    SV & CU..POLICE MAKE PASSENGERS REMAIN ON BUS
    1.24

    14.
    CU PAN..REFUGEES IN BUS
    1.30

    15.
    SV & CU..EGYPTIAN YOUTHS WITH PORTRAITS OF NASSER
    1.35

    16.
    SV ELDERLY WOMAN ARRIVES AT BORDER
    1.41

    17.
    SV & CU..GROUP OF EGYPTIAN YOUTHS DANCING WITH NASSER'S PORTRAIT
    1.56



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    Background: TRAVELLING IN CARS, TRUCKS, AND BUSES PILED HIGH WITH FURNITURE AND LUGGAGE, HUNDREDS OF EGYPTIANS - EXPELLED FROM SYRIA - QUEUED AT LEBANESE FRONTIER POSTS OCT 2 WAITING FOR CLEARANCE BY CUSTOMS AND IMMIGRATION OFFICIALS BEFORE BEING ALLOWED TO ENTER THE LEBANON, WHERE MOST WILL BOARD SHIPS AND RETURN TO EGYPT.

    IT HAS BEEN ESTIMATED THAT BEFORE THE SUCCESSFUL SEPT 29 REVOLT BY SYRIAN TROOPS, THERE WERE 27,000 EGYPTIANS IN SYRIA, THEN THE NORTHERN REGION OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC. ALL HAVE BEEN ORDERED TO LEAVE SYRIA BY THE NEWLY FORMED REVOLUTIONARY COMMAND.

    PERSIA OCT 2 RECOGNISED THE INDEPENDENT SYRIA. JORDAN AND TURKEY DID SO THE DAY PREVIOUSLY AND PRESIDENT NASSER RETALIATED BY BREAKING OFF RELATIONS WITH THEM.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6L199AAXY7QON5QZD4R641BU0
    Media URN:
    VLVA6L199AAXY7QON5QZD4R641BU0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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