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    THE U.N. COMMISSION AND BELGIAN TROOPS SUPERVISING THE SEPT 25 ELECTION AND PLEBISCITE IN RUANDA?

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    THE U.N. COMMISSION AND BELGIAN TROOPS SUPERVISING THE SEPT 25 ELECTION AND PLEBISCITE IN RUANDA LEFT USUMBURA, SEPT 28, FOR NEW YORK AND BELGIUM RESPECTIVELY.

    THE ELECTIONS IN THE UNITED NATIONS TRUST TERRITORY DUE FOR INDEPENDENCE NEXT YEAR. PRODUCED CONFLICTING RESULTS: IN RUANDA THE REPUBLICAN PARMEHUTU PARTY, WITH THE SUPPORT OF THE MAJORITY BAHUTU TRIBE AND THE BELGIAN ADMINISTRATION, WON WITH A LARGE MAJORITY; IN A SEPARATE REFERENDUM ON THE MONARCHY, THE RETURN OF THE KING, A MEMBER OF THE MINORITY WATUTSI TRIBE WHO WAS EXILED LAST YEAR, WAS REJECTED. IN URUNDI, EARLIER IN THE MONTH, THE UPRONA PARTY SWEPT THE POLLS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3I2T3VIKML8V7DH9XXAMHNQ45
    Media URN:
    VLVA3I2T3VIKML8V7DH9XXAMHNQ45
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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