• Short Summary

    THE FIRST OF FOUR AIRCRAFT BRINGING SWEDISH TROOPS FOR THE UNITED NATIONS FORCE IN CYPRUS ARRIVED IN NICOSIA LAST NIGHT (FRIDAY) WITH 44 OFFICERS AND MEN, STORES, AND A GUARD DOG NAMED PEDRO ABOARD.

  • Description

    1.
    SV SWEDISH TROOPS OUT OF PLANE AT NICOSIA AIRPORT.
    0.05

    2.
    SV GEN. GYANI AND OTHERS LOOK ON.
    0.08

    3.
    SV MORE TROOPS OFF PLANE.
    0.14

    4.
    SV GEN. GYANI INSPECTS
    0.24

    5.
    LV DR. BUNCHE OUT OF CAR TALKS TO U.N. TROOPS.
    0.27

    6.
    SV DITTO.
    0.31

    7.
    SV TWO U.N. TROOPS LOOK ON.
    0.34

    8.
    SV DR. BUNCHE POINTS TO BUILDING.
    0.38

    9.
    GV BUILDING PROTECTED WITH SANDBAGS.
    0.40

    10.
    SV BUNCHE TALKS TO U.N. OFFICER.
    0.44

    11.
    LV DITTO.
    0.47

    12.
    SV BUNCHE AND GYANI TALK TO GREEK CYPRIOTS.
    0.52

    13.
    SV PHOTOGRAPHERS.
    0.54

    14.
    SV BUNCHE EXAMINES GREEK RIFLE.
    0.58

    15.
    GV & TV PARTY MOVES OFF.
    1.06

    16.
    LV U.N. FLAG.
    1.08

    17.
    SV CANADIAN SOLDIER.
    1.12

    18.
    SV BUNCHE SHAKES HANDS WITH CANADIAN OFFICER (2 SHOTS).
    1.17

    19.
    SV CANADIAN OFFICERS
    1.23

    20.
    GV BUNCHE IN CAR ARRIVES AT KYRENIA GATE.
    1.27

    21.
    LV TURKISH FLAG.
    1.30

    22.
    LV BUILDING.
    1.33

    23.
    GV BUNCHE AND GYANI TALK TO TURKISH- CYPRIOT.
    1.37

    24.
    GV & SV PAN BUILDING PROTECTED BY SANDBAGS (2 SHOTS)
    1.43

    25.
    CU BUNCHE AND GYANI TALK TO TURKISH CYPRIOTS.
    1.47

    26.
    LV DITTO.
    1.52



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FIRST OF FOUR AIRCRAFT BRINGING SWEDISH TROOPS FOR THE UNITED NATIONS FORCE IN CYPRUS ARRIVED IN NICOSIA LAST NIGHT (FRIDAY) WITH 44 OFFICERS AND MEN, STORES, AND A GUARD DOG NAMED PEDRO ABOARD. THREE MORE AIRCRAFT LANDED SHORTLY AFTERWARDS.

    GENERAL PREM GYANI, THE UNITED NATIONS FORCE COMMANDER INSPECTED THE MEN ON THE TARMAC AS SOON AS THE UNLOADING OF THE AIRCRAFT WAS COMPLETED.

    NINE MORE AIRCRAFT WILL BRING THE REST OF THE SWEDISH CONTINGENT OF 700 MEN BY MONDAY.

    DR. RALPH BUNCHE, THE UNITED NATIONS UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS, WHO ARRIVED IN CYPRUS LAST WEEK HAS BEEN VISITING MEN OF THE U.N. FORCES. HE HAS ALSO FOUND TIME TO HOLD ROADSIDE CONVERSATIONS WITH GREEK CYPRIOTS AND TURKISH CYPRIOTS AS HE HAS TOURED THE ISLAND. DR. BUNCHE'S GUIDE WAS THE U.N. FORCE COMMANDER, GENERAL PREM SINGH GYANI.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABBGEUR5IG8KOF0MAJPUJ6I4XB
    Media URN:
    VLVABBGEUR5IG8KOF0MAJPUJ6I4XB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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