• Short Summary

    President Anwar Sadat of Egypt prayed yesterday (12 November) at the Al Azhar University Mosque in Cairo, on the final Friday of Ramadan.

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    GV Mosque Al Azhar
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    2.
    GV & SCU PAN Sadat arrives in car & greeted by Sheikh Faham
    0.19

    3.
    GV Crowd applaud
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    4.
    MV INT. Sadat & Ministers enter mosque & sit
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    5.
    MV Ministers
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    6.
    CU ZOOM OUT Sadat & Ministers praying (3 shots)
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: President Anwar Sadat of Egypt prayed yesterday (12 November) at the Al Azhar University Mosque in Cairo, on the final Friday of Ramadan.

    The President was welcomed at the Mosque by the Sheikh of Al Azhar, Sheikh Faham.

    The President was accompanied by Vice-President Hussein Shafei and other Ministers, and by leading religious dignitaries and diplomats from other Muslim countries.

    The day of prayer followed Thursday's inaugurate session of Egypt's new People's Council, at which President Sadat said "We are prepared to shoulder the responsibility of liberating our land at whatever cost".

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2IFNEQH9794L05MGDOINYY2JP
    Media URN:
    VLVA2IFNEQH9794L05MGDOINYY2JP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/11/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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