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    All interior at Senate chamber.



    U.S. Ambassador to Viet-Nam ELLSWORTH BUNKER talking with diplomats before Thieu arrival.



    general scenes as senators and assemblymen take their seats to await Thieu's arrival.



    Vice-President TANK VAN HUONG (pron. trun van hoong) goes to seat - he is obviously partially incapacitated.



    Thieu arrives and walks to where Huong sitting, - they stand for National Anthem (2 takes a too long) then follows about one minute memorial for the dead of the war, then they take seats.



    Senate Chairman NGUYEN VAN HUYEN - (pron. noo-win van hoo-win - spoken quickly) talks to both houses ant Thieu, &c.



    left to right with Thieu: Prime Minister TRAN THIEN KHIEM (pron trun tee-en kee-em) Voice-President Tran van Huong Thieu.



    The newly-appointed inspectorate of both house are sworn in both supreme court (thieu & party on left of shot)



    Thieu leaves.



    exterior shots of Senate building.



    security men around Senate.



    honer guards waiting.



    Prime Minister Khiem arrives.



    Vice-President Huonh arrives.



    U.S. Ambassador Bunker arrives - back view only.



    Thieu's convoy arrives - security stopped getting closer.



    Thieu coming out again - shaking hands with Senate Chairman Euyen, also Huong in shot.



    nothing at the car, because of security again



    Vice-President Huong being assisted as he leaves.




    Initials


    100 ft mute with cassette ex-Kim So of exteriors accompanying this roll.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9E15XK6QA9RJC4VZ70T0FE8LD
    Media URN:
    VLVA9E15XK6QA9RJC4VZ70T0FE8LD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/10/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:09:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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