• Short Summary

    THREE THOUSAND INDONESIAN MOSLEMS TURNED OUT IN DJAKARTA ON FRIDAY (19 SEPTEMBER) TO PROTEST AGAINST LAST MONTH'S FIRE AT THE AL AQSA MOSQUE IN JERUSALEM.

  • Description

    THREE THOUSAND INDONESIAN MOSLEMS TURNED OUT IN DJAKARTA ON FRIDAY (19 SEPTEMBER) TO PROTEST AGAINST LAST MONTH'S FIRE AT THE AL AQSA MOSQUE IN JERUSALEM.

    SOME OF THE YOUTHS WHO ATTENDED THE RALLY VOLUNTEERED TO GO TO MIDDLE EAST TO FIGHT AGAINST ISRAEL. SPEECHES WERE MADE BY MOSLEM YOUTH LEADERS AND A FORMER POLICE CHIEF.

    THEY CALLED ON MOSLEMS TO REGISTER TO FIGHT AGAINST ZIONISM. THE DEMONSTRATORS WERE TOLD THAT THE FIRE WAS AN INSULT TO ALL MOSLEMS AND THAT INDONESIANS WERE OBLIGED TO HELP ALL ARAB NATIONAL IN THEIR STRUGGLE AGAINST ISRAEL.

    ALTHOUGH THE MAIN PURPOSE OF THE RALLY WAS TO DENOUNCE ZIONISM, SPEAKERS ALSO TOOK THE OPPORTUNITY TO DENOUNCE COMMUNISM IN INDONESIA.

    IT WAS REPORTED RECENTLY THAT 20,000 VOLUNTEERS IN CENTRAL JAVA ARE UNDERGOING MILITARY TRAINING READY TO HELP THE ARABS FIGHT ISRAEL.

    (THE AL AQSA MOSQUE REOPENED FOR PRAYERS ON FRIDAY).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2MCQM5CZMDNWYJKUKEO54XFQR
    Media URN:
    VLVA2MCQM5CZMDNWYJKUKEO54XFQR
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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