• Short Summary

    AN ISRAELI ARMY ANNOUNCEMENT YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) ALLEGED THAT A MINE HAD BEEN USED TO DERAIL A GOODS TRAIN ON THE LINE FROM HAIFA TO LOD.

  • Description

    AN ISRAELI ARMY ANNOUNCEMENT YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) ALLEGED THAT A MINE HAD BEEN USED TO DERAIL A GOODS TRAIN ON THE LINE FROM HAIFA TO LOD. THREE WAGONS OF THE TRAIN LEFT THE LINE.

    THE INCIDENT OCCURRED NEAR THE TOWN OF TULKAREM JUST BEFORE DAWN.

    THE ARMY ANNOUNCEMENT SAID THAT NO ONE WAS INJURED IN THE EXPLOSION. A SECOND MINE WAS FOUND NEARBY, ACCORDING TO THE ANNOUNCEMENT.

    THE STATEMENT ALLEGED THAT THE FOOTPRINTS OF THREE MEN WERE DISCOVERED WHERE THE MINES HAD BEEN LAID.

    A CURFEW HAS BEEN IMPOSED ON A NUMBER OF VILLAGES NEAR TO THE SCENE OF THE EXPLOSION. THE RAIL LINE HAS NOT BEEN CLOSED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1T24F2EOG4W0OUNP303K0QTKV
    Media URN:
    VLVA1T24F2EOG4W0OUNP303K0QTKV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1967
    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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