• Short Summary

    This is exclusive story as Vietnamese authorities do not allow any pressmen to make coverage of the camp yet, even CBS that I met them failing of getting coverage for the film of the camp as the biggest one at Vung Tau, in the Rural Development Centre of Vietnam, now used as refugees centre.

  • Description


    Roll 1: People gathering around truck with water container. Views of children ladies, men filling water from truck to plastic containers. Views of barber shop at the entrance gate of a temple in the Chi Linh Rural Development Cadre. Views of refugees newly arrived sitting around at the gate. Views of the temple, LS. Views of people and children, ladies around a well getting water from plastic cans that they drop in the well and pull it out afterward to get little bit water used for washing laundry, and filling can for potable water.



    Roll 2: Views interior of a camp used formerly for training cadres of rural development program, now full with refugees and their families. Views of 2 children walking outside in sandy area carrying water back to their huts. Views of a father bathing her little daughter. Views; of refugees giving injection of medicine to a sick little girl under a huts. Views of a young girl setting fire for cooking with branches of tree, blowing hard with her mouth, and smoke spreading much around..Views of a lady eating rice. Views of market place in the camp where a lady sale cooking oil and fill it in plastic bag. Views of goods for selling.



    Roll 3: Views of lady and small girl preparing huts with plastic roof, colour blue, and spraying leaves on ground covering the sandy area. Views of a aldy fixing a blanket used as wall of the huts. Views of American Red Cross medical team giving injection, treatment to sick children.




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    Background: This is exclusive story as Vietnamese authorities do not allow any pressmen to make coverage of the camp yet, even CBS that I met them failing of getting coverage for the film of the camp as the biggest one at Vung Tau, in the Rural Development Centre of Vietnam, now used as refugees centre.

    People meet with problem of Short of water, they have enough rice but with temporary housing with canvas and plastic roofing supplied by International Red Cross and UNICEF but not enough as the crowd of refugees now in the camp is already numerous by around 40,810 people and they keep coming more and more every day with a rate of 1000 people per day. They have problem of trachoma, fever most of it is consequently short of water supply, and container, pomp.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2I9T3CAFIB8G9KW827C8BFM1I
    Media URN:
    VLVA2I9T3CAFIB8G9KW827C8BFM1I
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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