• Short Summary

    FLYING IN FROM LEOPOLDVILLE - GENERAL JOSEPH MOBUTU, THE CONGOLESE ARMED FORCES CHIEF, ON A TOUR OF INSPECTION OF ELISABETHVILLE.

  • Description

    FLYING IN FROM LEOPOLDVILLE - GENERAL JOSEPH MOBUTU, THE CONGOLESE ARMED FORCES CHIEF, ON A TOUR OF INSPECTION OF ELISABETHVILLE.

    NO KATANGESE LEADERS WERE AT THIS WEEK'S WELCOME CEREMONY AT THE AIRPORT, THROUGH FORMER KATANGESE GENDARMES, NOW SERVING IN THE CONGOLESE ARMY, WERE AMONG THE HONOUR GUARD.

    UN MILITARY REPRESENTATIVES WERE AMONG THE OFFICIALS GREETING THE GENERAL.THE UN CONGO FORCE MAY BE WITHDRAWN BY NEXT YEAR - THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL HAVE TO DECIDE WHEN.

    FEWER THAN 6,000 COMBAT TROOPS ARE SERVING IN THE CONGO UNDER UN COMMAND AND U THANT, THE SECRETARY-GENERAL, IS ENTITLED TO SPEND MONEY ON THE CONGO OPERATION ONLY TILL THE END OF THIS YEAR.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2ZUF81797PLMQZTKALEIFFR9X
    Media URN:
    VLVA2ZUF81797PLMQZTKALEIFFR9X
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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