• Short Summary

    King Hassan the Second celebrated the 12th Anniversary of his accession to the Moroccan throne on Saturday (3 March) at a reception in the grounds of his Rabat palace.

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    GV Diplomats gathered in grounds of Royal Palace
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    2.
    SV Military band playing (2 shots)
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    SV King Hassan & son receive government officials and diplomats
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    CU King Hassan's son shaking hands with diplomats
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    SV & CU King Hassan & son receiving diplomats PAN DOWN TO Son
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    GV Diplomats taking tea in grounds of palace
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    SV Ceremonial tea servers
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    SV Diplomats & officials in garden of palace (2 shots)
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    Background: King Hassan the Second celebrated the 12th Anniversary of his accession to the Moroccan throne on Saturday (3 March) at a reception in the grounds of his Rabat palace.

    The king received the congratulations of members of the Rabat diplomatic corps during the reception.

    The reception came immediately after King Hassan had announced in a nationwide broadcast that he had decided to extend Morocco's territorial waters from 12 to 70 miles (10 to 112 kilometres).

    He also announced the 'Moroccanisation' of sectors of the economy controlled by foreigners, and the decision to take over farmland still held by foreign settlers. Compensation will be paid for the land, which will be distributed among landless peasantry.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE9A3YBF8C56AKT26083OKMNKI
    Media URN:
    VLVAE9A3YBF8C56AKT26083OKMNKI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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