• Short Summary

    AT LEAST TWO SOVIET WARSHIPS PASSED THROUGH THE BOSPHOROUS YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) ON THEIR WAY TOT HE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN, ONE REPORT SAID THREE SHIPS - A CRUISER, DESTROYER AND AN AUXILIARY VESSEL - HAD PASSED THROUGH FROM THE BLACK SEA.

  • Description

    AT LEAST TWO SOVIET WARSHIPS PASSED THROUGH THE BOSPHOROUS YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) ON THEIR WAY TOT HE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN, ONE REPORT SAID THREE SHIPS - A CRUISER, DESTROYER AND AN AUXILIARY VESSEL - HAD PASSED THROUGH FROM THE BLACK SEA.

    ACCORDING TO REPORTS, THE SOVIET VESSELS HAVE ENTERED THE MEDITERRANEAN TO WATCH THE MOVEMENTS OF THE UNITED STATES SIXTH FLEET IN THE AREA. THE SIXTH FLEET WAS DEPLOYED IN THE MEDITERRANEAN BEFORE THE OUTBREAK OF WAR IN THE MIDDLE EAST.

    TURKISH OFFICIALS SAID YESTERDAY THAT FOUR MORE SOVIET WARSHIPS WERE EXPECTED TO PASS THROUGH TO THE MEDITERRANEAN LATER THIS WEEK.

    TEN SOVIET SHIPS WENT THROUGH FROM THE BLACK SEA SHORTLY BEFORE THE OUTBREAK OF WAR. THEY INCLUDED DESTROYER, A NAVAL TRANSPORT VESSEL, TUGBOATS, AN ICEBREAKER AND A HYDROGRAPHIC SHIP.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1V3ZT4KZI5GJCBA1ELP7M7Y1F
    Media URN:
    VLVA1V3ZT4KZI5GJCBA1ELP7M7Y1F
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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