• Short Summary

    Pope Paul left by air from Rome today (Thursday) at the start of a tour of the Far East and Australia.

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    GV Airport (2 shots)
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    2.
    GV Pope waves to crowd from car and greeted
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    3.
    SV Pope surrounded by crowd.
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    4.
    MV Pope waves to crowd and GV DITTO (2 shots)
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    5.
    MV Pope shakes hands with officials. (3 shots)
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    GV DITTO.
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    7.
    GV Pope waves from aircraft.
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    Initials SAW/DW/CO/22.29 SAW/DW/CO/22.43



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Pope Paul left by air from Rome today (Thursday) at the start of a tour of the Far East and Australia.

    The pontiff's 10-day journey is the longest, most varied and most colourful of his eight-year reign. He will visit nine territories -- Iran, East Pakistan, the Philippines, American Samoa, Western Samoa, Australia, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Ceylon.

    He was due to arrive at Dacca in flood-devasted East Pakistan later today after stopping over briefly in Teheran. In a statement issued by the Vatican Press Office Pope Paul appealed to the people of the devasted area not to despair.

    The 73-year-old Pope has made eight previous overseas tours and the Pontiff has called himself "an apostle on the move."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAU2KXVCD63W3NXB3CYE4OC8IV
    Media URN:
    VLVAAU2KXVCD63W3NXB3CYE4OC8IV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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