• Short Summary

    THE ISRAEL PRIME MINISTER MR LEVI ESHKOL WARNED THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL ON MONDAY THAT ISRAEL WOULD INVOKE HER RIGHTS UNDER THE UN CHARTER AND USE FORCE TO CURB THE SYRIANS IF INTERNATIONAL EFFORTS TO TRANQUILLIZE HER NORTH-EASTERN BORDER FAILED.

  • Description

    1.
    LV MEMBERS OF THE KNESSET
    0.05

    2.
    SCU MR ESHKOL ADDRESSING KNESSET
    0.10

    3.
    SV MEMBERS
    0.14

    4.
    SV MR ESHKOL
    0.18

    5.
    SCU PAN MRS MEYER & MR ABBA EVEN
    0.21

    6.
    SV MR PERES
    0.24

    7.
    LV NOTRE DAME
    0.29

    8.
    LV JORDANIAN POSITION NEAR MANDELBAUM GATE
    0.34

    9.
    SV MEETING POINT FOR ISRAEL & JORDANIAN ARABS
    0.38

    10.
    LV JORDANIAN POST
    0.42

    11.
    SV DITTO
    0.45

    12.
    SV PAN SIGN 'FRONTIER DANGER'
    0.51

    13.
    SV WALL OF TANNUS BUILDING
    0.56

    14.
    CU SIGN 'EIN GEV'
    0.57

    15.
    LV PAN UN OBSERVERS TOUR KIBBUTZ
    1.02

    16.
    LV UN OBSERVER PRESS HAYSTACK
    1.08

    17.
    SV PAN UN OBSERVER
    1.12

    18.
    LV OBSERVERS LEAVE BUILDING
    1.18

    19.
    SV UN FLAG ON TRUCK
    1.21

    20.
    LV OBSERVER AT DEMARCATION LINE
    1.25

    21.
    SCU OBSERVER WITH BINOCULARS
    1.27

    22.
    SV OBSERVERS TOWARDS SYRIAN POSITIONS
    1.29

    23.
    LV TRACTOR WORKING IN DEMILITARISED AREA
    1.32



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE ISRAEL PRIME MINISTER MR LEVI ESHKOL WARNED THE UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL ON MONDAY THAT ISRAEL WOULD INVOKE HER RIGHTS UNDER THE UN CHARTER AND USE FORCE TO CURB THE SYRIANS IF INTERNATIONAL EFFORTS TO TRANQUILLIZE HER NORTH-EASTERN BORDER FAILED.

    SPEAKING IN THE KNESSET IN JERUSALEM MR ESHKOL SAID THAT ISRAEL HAD REFRAINED FROM USING HER STRENGTH TO ENSURE QUIET AND SECURITY, TO PREVENT BLOODSHED AND TO GIVE UN OFFICIALS A CHANCE TO HALT SYRIAN PROVOCATIONS.BUT AFTER 104 SYRIAN ACTS OF AGGRESSION ON THE NORTHERN BORDER SINCE DECEMBER CULMINATING IN THE "AMBUSH AND MURDER" OF TWO ISRAELIS LAST WEEK ISRAEL'S PATIENCE WAS WEARING THIN.

    AT THE WEEKEND ONE ISRAEL SOLDIER DIED DURING AN EXCHANGE OF FIRE BETWEEN JORDANIAN AND ISRAELI TROOPS IN THE NOTRE DAME SECTOR OF JERUSALEM.THIS BORDER ZONE IS USUALLY QUIET.

    FILM SHOWS MR ESHKOL ADDRESSING THE KNESSET AND THE NOTRE DAME AREA OF JERUSALEM WHERE AN ISRAELI SOLDIER DIED AT THE WEEKEND; UN OBSERVERS ARE SEEN TOWARDS SYRIAN POSITIONS.(ON MONDAY TEAMS OF UN MILITARY OBSERVERS BEGAN INSPECTING THE "DEFENSIVE AREAS" AND DEMILITARISED ZONES ALONG BOTH SIDES OF THE SYRIA - ISRAEL BORDER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA37M0ALWK3YAR3LA6SXEGTDAER
    Media URN:
    VLVA37M0ALWK3YAR3LA6SXEGTDAER
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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