• Short Summary

    GEORGE PAPANDREOU, THE GREEK OPPOSITION CENTRE UNION LEADER, IS TOURING THE ELIAS REGION OF THE PELOPONNESE, THE AREA VISITED BY THE GREEK ROYAL FAMILY LAST MONTH.

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    GEORGE PAPANDREOU, THE GREEK OPPOSITION CENTRE UNION LEADER, IS TOURING THE ELIAS REGION OF THE PELOPONNESE, THE AREA VISITED BY THE GREEK ROYAL FAMILY LAST MONTH.

    TODAY (MONDAY), MR PAPANDREOU ADDRESSED A MASS RALLY OF 20,000 FARMERS AT PYRGOS.HE APPEALED TO THE FARMERS TO STAND BY THE OPPOSITION IN THEIR EFFORTS TO "WIN A VICTORY FOR DEMOCRACY".

    MR PAPANDREOU REITERATED HIS ATTACKS ON THE KARAMANLIS GOVERNMENT AND CALLED FOR "FREE AND HONEST ELECTIONS SO THAT THE COUNTRY MAY RETURN TO A NORMAL AND QUIET LIFE".HE DENOUNCED THE GOVERNMENT AS A "BAND OF SWINDLERS".

    THE OPPOSITION LEADER ALSO LAID AT THE GOVERNMENT'S DOOR THE DEATH OF GREGORY LAMBRAKIS, THE LEFT-WING DEPUTY WHO WAS KNOCKED DOWN BY A MOTOR CYCLE FOLLOWING CLASHES BETWEEN OPPOSING FACTIONS AT A NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT RALLY IN SALONIKA TEN DAYS AGO.MR PAPANDREOU DEMANDED IMMEDIATE INTERVENTION BY THE KING IN THE MATTER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA271U5V589CP8PP2Z23AD9E12O
    Media URN:
    VLVA271U5V589CP8PP2Z23AD9E12O
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/06/1963
    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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