• Short Summary

    Kuwait, the last nation that entered U. N. as (No. 111), celebrates it 1st Anniversary?

  • Description

    Roll 1

    I.
    The arrival of His Highness the Emir (the Ruler) of Kuwait, (Sheikh Abdullah analim Assabah) to celebration Field; then to the platform when the National Anthem was played.

    II.
    To H. H's right hand side, is His Excellency the Minister of Defense, (Sheikh muhammad) (Al Ahmad Assabah), while to H. H's left is the commander of the Armoured Forces, (Sheikh Mubarak Al-Abdullah Al-Jabir Assabah), next to the A/M. Commander is His Excellency the Crown Prince, who is, the Prime Minister, also, (Sheikh Sabah Assalim Assabah.)

    III.
    H. H. the Emir, is riding an convertible car driven towards the Forces for inspection, just before the Parade has begun. In H. H's escort is the Adjutant general. (Three different shots are taken:- a: H. H. mounts the car): b: the Car in motion: c: An angle during H. H's drive along the tanks and soldiers.

    VII.
    Naval Boyscouts of the A/M Ministry are in motion, Paradiny.

    Roll 2

    I.
    Different shots to the Infantry;

    II.
    " " " " Cavalry;

    III.
    " " " " Camel Corps;

    VI.
    Some shots for some Sheikh (of the Ruling Family); and some Notable Kuwaitians

    V.
    A shot to the Foreign Diplomatic Members (The shot (cu) is for two Britisher Diplomatic and then pan lift to cover the rest of the commissioners.

    VI.
    A shot to His Excellency the Minister of the Interior (Sheikh Saad Al Abdullah analim) then Pan left to have insight, the Minister of the state, (H. Exe. Abdul Azuz Husein)

    VII.
    A shot to some Notable Kuwaitians, among whom is the minister of Foreign Affairs, (Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Assabah); next to him is the minister of Finance and Economy

    Initials
    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Kuwait, the last nation that entered U. N. as (No. 111), celebrates it 1st Anniversary of Independence; this day, bear also, a special distinction, since it comes after the failure of Kasem regime in Iraq, that ended the claim of Kasim, (Kuwait is a part of Iraq.

    Kuwait was a British Protectorate according to 1899 treaty, which was annulled with the exchange of memoranda on June 19, 1961
    It is the 2nd exporter of oil in the world; the fourth crude oil producer and the owner of 25% of the total oil reserve in the whole world.

    It's Inhabitants now are over about 300,000 Person, about 1/4 out of whome are of Kuwaitian Nationality the others of a many different neighboUring nationalities, especially the Arabs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADI1EPDTHC7VI1J68WZDETS7UG
    Media URN:
    VLVADI1EPDTHC7VI1J68WZDETS7UG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:08:04:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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