• Short Summary

    THE CZECH PRESIDENT, PRESIDENT SVOBODA, AND THE COMMUNIST PARTY LEADER, MR ALEXANDER DUBCEK, HAVE RESUMED THEIR OFFICIAL DUTIES AFTER A PERIOD OF DISRUPTION RESULTING FROM THE INTERVENTION OF SOVIET AND WARSAW PACT FORCES INTO CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

  • Description

    THE CZECH PRESIDENT, PRESIDENT SVOBODA, AND THE COMMUNIST PARTY LEADER, MR ALEXANDER DUBCEK, HAVE RESUMED THEIR OFFICIAL DUTIES AFTER A PERIOD OF DISRUPTION RESULTING FROM THE INTERVENTION OF SOVIET AND WARSAW PACT FORCES INTO CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

    THE TWO MEN YESTERDAY MET YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) FOR A CONFERENCE WITH MEMBERS OF THE CZECH AIR FORCE AT THE PRESIDENTIAL PALACE. THE TWO LEADERS WERE FILMED TOGETHER FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE CRISIS CREATED BY THE SOVIET ENTRY.

    THE AIR FORCE OFFICERS TOLD PRESIDENT SVOBODA THAT THEY WERE FULLY BEHIND HIM AND THE OTHER GOVERNMENT AND PARTY LEADERS. THEY LATER PRESENTED MR DUBCEK WITH A MODEL AIRCRAFT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1FUSHJY5CAIGH6QHDW92I5N8F
    Media URN:
    VLVA1FUSHJY5CAIGH6QHDW92I5N8F
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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