• Short Summary

    THE WASHINGTON EMBASSY OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) EVACUATED ITS PREMISES. THE WITHDRAWAL?

  • Description

    THE WASHINGTON EMBASSY OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) EVACUATED ITS PREMISES. THE WITHDRAWAL FOLLOWS THE BREAKING OF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BETWEEN UAR AND THE UNTIED STATES ON TUESDAY.

    THE UAR CLAIMED THE UNITED STATES HAD BEEN SUPPORTING ISRAEL IN THE MIDDLE EAST WAR. DESPITE STRONG U.S. DENIALS, THE UAR DECIDED TO SEVER DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS ON TUESDAY.

    YESTERDAY A LARGE REMOVAL VAN PULLED UP OUTSIDE THE EMBASSY BUILDING IN MASSACHUSSETS AVENUE -- WASHINGTON'S EMBASSY ROW.

    MOVERS BEGAN LOADING UP DESKS, CHAIRS, FILING CABINETS AND FURNITURE. OTHER ARAB NATIONS WHICH HAVE SEVERED RELATIONS WITH THE UNITED NATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO FOLLOW THE EGYPTIAN EXAMPLE SOON.

    STATE DEPARTMENT OFFICIALS IN WASHINGTON HAVE EXPRESSED THE HOPE THAT EGYPT WILL LEAVE SOME REPRESENTATIVE IN WASHINGTON.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3FV4PEW8F279F6HSN90GYDNQH
    Media URN:
    VLVA3FV4PEW8F279F6HSN90GYDNQH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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