• Short Summary

    THE UNITED NATIONS MISSION INVESTIGATING THE OUTBREAKS OF FIRING ALONG THE JORDAN-ISRAEL ARMISTICE LINES ARE CURRENTLY IN THE ISRAELI SECTOR OF JERUSALEM.

  • Description


    THE TWO-MAN MISSION AT MOUNT ZION LOOKING AT THE BORDER WITH SENIOR ISRAELI OFFICERS, AND OFFICERS OF THE ARMISTICE COMMISSION.




    Initials AA/S/JF/EEH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE UNITED NATIONS MISSION INVESTIGATING THE OUTBREAKS OF FIRING ALONG THE JORDAN-ISRAEL ARMISTICE LINES ARE CURRENTLY IN THE ISRAELI SECTOR OF JERUSALEM.

    INVESTIGATING THE DETERIORATING SITUATION ON BEHALF OF U THANT ARE MAJOR-GENERAL INDARJIT RIKHYE OF INDIA, THE SECRETARY-GENERAL'S CHIEF MILITARY OBSERVER, AND MR. PIER SPINELLI, DIRECTOR OF THE U.N. EUROPEAN OFFICE IN GENEVA.

    THIS MISSION ARRIVED IN JORDAN AT THE BEGINNING OF THIS MONTH, AND AFTER TALKS WITH THE JORDANIAN SIDE CROSSED THE BORDER ON WEDNESDAY. ITS AIM, SAID MR. SPINELLI, WAS TO SEEK A LOWERING OF TENSION ALONG THE BORDER.

    ON TODAY'S TOUR OF THE ARMISTICE LINES. COLONEL YOSEF CALEV, GENERAL STAFF OFFICER TO THE MIXED ARMISTICE COMMISSIONS, ACTED AS GUIDE.

    THE MISSION IS EXPECTED TO REPORT BACK TO U THANT SHORTLY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC4BJQ7YCBPL3RKX3YBM8C2W5Y
    Media URN:
    VLVAC4BJQ7YCBPL3RKX3YBM8C2W5Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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