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    Roll 1



    Khmer officers giving drill order to Khmer Rouge



    Other shots of Khmer Rouge



    Shots of soldiers and villagers lining path to Governors Residence.



    Outside gate looking at Governors residence.



    troops coming to attention, c/u of Burgles



    Numerous shots of surrender weapons.



    Roll 2



    weapons



    Rice, food, blankets and clothing that is to be presented to local villagers.



    shots of buddhist monks



    Gen, Lon Non arriving by helicopter, shaking hands with local officials, inspecting troops, standing up for flag.



    troops saluting the flag as it is raised



    troops coming to ease



    General Lon Mon speaking




    Initials


    General Lon Non is general in charge of the operational area that covers the Prey Veng province. He is also the minister in charge of rehabilitation of former Khmer Rouge. (his ministry outs across all others in the Gov. It is a sperate ministry under or along side of the ministry of interior.
    270 Khmer rouge surrendered to the government troops in the prey Veng over a period of a month.
    Weapons included, 14 AK47's, 1 chinese machine gun, 1 thompson, 2x .45cal sub machine guns (grease gun), 5x M16, 1 Belgium FN (captured from Aust forces in vietnam), 6 M1 carbines, 8 chinese automatic rifles, 5 M1 rifles, 5 MAS .36 rifles (french), 3 B40 rocket launchers.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1HHC0WDB6EB8BUHD181SG144S
    Media URN:
    VLVA1HHC0WDB6EB8BUHD181SG144S
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:04:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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