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    Ismailia, Egypt. GV Tanks & Infantry in street outside Egyptian Police H.Q. SV Lancashire Fusiliers waiting to go in. SV British Officer directing tanks & troops to attack. LV Tanks open fire. Closer V Tank firing. GV Police H.Q. being blasted. SCU Tank firing. GV Police H.Q. being blasted. SCU Tank pushing thru gateway. SV Another tank moving thru wall. LV Tanks followed by Lancashire Fusiliers going in. SCU Infantry following tank into grounds of H.Q. SV H.Q. under fire. SV Soldier on tank firing from grounds. Angle V Infantry climbing over wall. SV British soldiers shooting from building. CU Soldier with bren gun. SV Wounded Major being placed on stretcher. SV Pan Another stretcher case being carried out. SV Smoke pouring from H.Q. SV Soldier with machine gun firing SV Dead Egyptian amongst ruins. SCU Soldiers searching prisoners. LV Egyptian Police having surrendered walking towards. SV Wounded Egyptian policeman being carried by comrades. FV Prisoners under armed escort move away from H.Q. TV Prisoners sitting against wall. SCU Egyptian wounded being attended to. CU Egyptian Officer under interrogation. LV Line of killed Egyptians. SV Ditto. SV Captured rifles. SV Soldiers examining ammunition boxes. SV Egyptian Police officials under arrest in compound. SV Egyptian Officers Ditto. CU Egyptian Police, hands on head, being searched. GV Prisoners with Infantry on Guard. SV Pan British Officer talking to Egyptian Officers, who walk away. GV Tank & scene of battle etc.



    Egypt; Independence Movements; British Empire; Military - Active; Crime, Justice and Law Enforcement




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    G.B.
    Ismailia BRITISH PARAMOUNT NEWS SPECIAL

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB5ARMC38JX7JUEXPPCHMU9883
    Media URN:
    VLVAB5ARMC38JX7JUEXPPCHMU9883
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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