• Short Summary

    ANOTHER GROUP OF EGYPTIAN PRISONERS OF WAR, WHO HAD BEEN HELD CAPTIVE SINCE LAST SUMMER'S MIDDLE WAR, WERE RELEASED FROM A PRISONER OF CAMP AT ATHLIT, ISRAEL, YESTERDAY (MONDAY).

  • Description

    ANOTHER GROUP OF EGYPTIAN PRISONERS OF WAR, WHO HAD BEEN HELD CAPTIVE SINCE LAST SUMMER'S MIDDLE WAR, WERE RELEASED FROM A PRISONER OF CAMP AT ATHLIT, ISRAEL, YESTERDAY (MONDAY).

    NO FIGURES WERE GIVEN AS TO THE ACTUAL NUMBER OF PRISONERS RELEASED AND FERRIED ACROSS THE SUEZ CANAL. BUT REPORTS FROM TEL AVIV INDICATED THAT BY TOMORROW (WEDNESDAY) ALL EGYPTIAN PRISONERS - ESTIMATED AT ABOUT 4,500 - WOULD BE RELEASED. THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC WAS ALSO EXPECTED TO RELEASED SOME 11 ISRAELI PRISONERS.

    THE PREVIOUS DAY (SUNDAY), OTHER EGYPT PRISONERS OF WAR WERE RELEASED FROM EL KANTARA.

    THIS FILM - SHOT AT NIGHT - SHOWS BUSLOADS OF PRISONERS LEAVING THE CAMP AT ATHLIT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1MM9X4XE4VH6J1TQWNID16OOI
    Media URN:
    VLVA1MM9X4XE4VH6J1TQWNID16OOI
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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