• Short Summary

    Refugees began to leave the northern lebanon city of Tripoli on November 8 after PLO (Palestine Liberation organization) forces loyal to chairman Yasser Arafat arrived in the city.

  • Description

    LEBANON, TRIPOLI 8 NOVEMBER 1983


    GV PAN Car carrying refugees leaves town
    GVs Residents overlook road block (2 shots)
    SV Wrecked car
    SV Car with refugees, with belongings on top, followed by truck and other vehicles, leaves town (5 shots)

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    Background: Refugees began to leave the northern lebanon city of Tripoli on November 8 after PLO (Palestine Liberation organization) forces loyal to chairman Yasser Arafat arrived in the city.

    They had been driven out by Syrian backed forces of PLO colonel Saeed Musa, known as Abu Musa.

    As the refugees fled in cars and trucks piled high with their belongings, smoke rose from burning city behind them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2V09OBBE5J708C6R7WLHXZRJ6
    Media URN:
    VLVA2V09OBBE5J708C6R7WLHXZRJ6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1983
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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