• Short Summary

    Saigon Jan 20. - The buddhist leaders held a pressconference today at the Institute of Dharma to announce the point of view of Buddhist towards the Tran Van Huong government, the unlimited hunger strike of 5 venerables against the Tran Van Huong government despite its new reshuffle and to condemn Mr Huong government of much anti Buddhism then the Ngo Dinh Diem regime.

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    1 LS The views of the press conference



    MS The venerable, leaders of the Vietnam Buddhist association



    CU Buddhist leader, venerable Thich Tam Chau, led the conference



    MS Other venerables at his side were: Thich Phap Tri, Thich Ho Giac, Thich Nhat Thien etc ..



    MS They were surrounded by photographers and TV cameramen



    CU Newsmen taken notes of the motion of buddhists against the Tran Van Huong government



    2 CU Thich Phap Tri and Thich Ho Giac



    MS Behind them were many buddhist boyscouts and youngmen to protect them if any things happened



    MS,CU Many thousand of laymen came to the Institute, assisted to the conference and awaited for the motion reading by venerable Thich Tam Chau



    LS General view of the Institute of Dharma during the pressconference




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    Triple coverage has been sent Singapore, Tokyo, London

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    Background: Saigon Jan 20. - The buddhist leaders held a pressconference today at the Institute of Dharma to announce the point of view of Buddhist towards the Tran Van Huong government, the unlimited hunger strike of 5 venerables against the Tran Van Huong government despite its new reshuffle and to condemn Mr Huong government of much anti Buddhism then the Ngo Dinh Diem regime.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8E13LYURH307FLF7E3M9G0N1B
    Media URN:
    VLVA8E13LYURH307FLF7E3M9G0N1B
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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