• Short Summary

    HANOI STILL BEARS THE SCARS OF THE LONG AND DEVASTATING AMERICAN BOMBINGS IT UNDERWENT DURING THE INDOCHINA WAR UNDERGROUND SHELTERS, BURIED IN THE SIDEWALKS, ARE NOW CEMENTED UP.

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    HANOI STREET SCENES, CYCLISTS, CEMENTED OVER BOMB SHELTER ENTRANCE, PRESENTS WHEEL CARTS THRU STREETS, SHOTS OF HEAVILY DAMAGED BUILDINGS, PEOPLE IN THE STREETS, SHOTS OF MEMORIAL AND DATE 12/22/72 PICTURE OF HO CHI MINH ON BUILDING.




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    Background: HANOI STILL BEARS THE SCARS OF THE LONG AND DEVASTATING AMERICAN BOMBINGS IT UNDERWENT DURING THE INDOCHINA WAR UNDERGROUND SHELTERS, BURIED IN THE SIDEWALKS, ARE NOW CEMENTED UP. BUT THERE ARE MANY DAMAGED BUILDINGS THAT NEED TO BE RESTORED, AND THERE ARE MANY DAMAGED BUILDINGS THAT NEED TO BE RESTORED, AND THERE IS A MEMORIAL TO THOSE WHO DIED IN THE HEAVY BOMBING THAT TOOK PLACE IN LATE NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER 1972.

    JUST AFTER THE ELECTION OF THAT YEAR. RICHARD NIXON WON THAT ELECTION AFTER SECRETARY OF STATE KISSINGER PROCLAIMED LATE IN OCTOBER + PEACE IS AT HAND+. BUT IT WAS NOT AT HAND BY ANY MEANS THEN, AND THIS MEMORIAL IS FOR THOSE WHO DIED IN THE BOMBINGS AFTER THAT STATEMENT WAS MADE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEVT9CVUK3NC4G1P03LR0KSB5T
    Media URN:
    VLVAEVT9CVUK3NC4G1P03LR0KSB5T
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/03/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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