• Short Summary

    Work continues on the Beersheba - Tel Aviv railway project; General Moshe Dayan reviews troops; Israeli soldiers patrol the Syrian border; work halted on Jordan Water Project; plague of locusts swarming near the Aswan Dam.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Middle East Trouble Centre

    ISRAEL:
    EXT
    Railway car along on viaduct
    Railway workers working on track between Beersheba and Tel Aviv
    Camel and rider along railway track
    Open railway car along on track
    Tribesmen with flock of sheep in Negev desert
    General Moshe Dayan (Israeli army chief of staff) reviewing passing out parade of officer cadets

    Sea of Galilee:
    Israeli soldiers patrolling Syrian border
    Soldiers erecting protective netting near settlement
    Road sign
    Armed farm worker in field with cows

    JORDAN:
    Various of construction work on Jordan water project (irrigation scheme passing through demilitarised zone between Israel and Syria) and UN representative walking along concrete channel

    EGYPT: Aswan Dam:
    Swarms of locusts
    Background: Work continues on the Beersheba - Tel Aviv railway project; General Moshe Dayan reviews troops; Israeli soldiers patrol the Syrian border; work halted on Jordan Water Project; plague of locusts swarming near the Aswan Dam.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2642M0VWN9RMKBOFDXZT6CLPC
    Media URN:
    VLVA2642M0VWN9RMKBOFDXZT6CLPC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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