• Short Summary

    On the morning of the 23d. January, the sub-committee of Human rights left Ledra Palace?

  • Description

    1.
    Side V. LEDRA PALACE flag.


    2.
    SV. Members of the Committee outside Ledra Palace.


    3.
    SV. Man and woman coming out of Palace and joining group.


    4.
    SCU. Group talking.


    5.
    LV. Crowd cheering.


    6.
    SV. A member of the Committee steps out of var at Turkish village called " AFANIA".


    7.
    SV.Towards Committee walking through crowd.


    8.
    SV. Turkish villagers looking on.


    9.
    LV.Towards Committee leaving Greek school, Leader of the committee shakes hands with a school girl and receive flowers.


    10.
    CU. Committee leaving Greek school, walks yo-wards concern.


    11.
    GV. Crowd following Committee.


    11 a.
    GV. Committee looking at town.


    12.
    Near V. Committee looking at town.


    13.
    Fr. V. Committee pose for camera.


    14.
    GV. Committee walking to next village. "FAMAGUSTA. CROWD FOLLOWING.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: On the morning of the 23d. January, the sub-committee of Human rights left Ledra Palace where they reside at 08.00 o'clock in the morning.

    The first village they visited was 'Afania' which was under continuous night curfew for seven months. At first they met the Turkish representatives. Turkish villagers surrounded the building of the meeting with flags and slogans.

    Later they met with the representatives of the Greek comminution the building of the Greek elementary school. They were welcomed by the Greek population in enthusiastic applaud and young girls offered them flowers.

    On their way to some other villages they passed and visited the old Town of Famagusta. Next was the village of Paralimni where they were received by the people with great enthusiasm.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAKQ20IBN5YX218XR5PP6GPYEF
    Media URN:
    VLVAKQ20IBN5YX218XR5PP6GPYEF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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