• Short Summary

    GRAVESIDE TRIBURE WAS PAID ON TUESDAY TO DR. EDUARDO CHIVAMBO MONDLANE, THE LATE PRESIDENT OF?

  • Description

    GRAVESIDE TRIBURE WAS PAID ON TUESDAY TO DR. EDUARDO CHIVAMBO MONDLANE, THE LATE PRESIDENT OF THE MOZAMBIQUE LIBERATION FRONT (FRELIMO), ON THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF HIS ASSASSINATION.

    DR. MONDLANE, 48, WAS KILLED BY A BOMB EXPLOSION WHILE WORKING AT A DESK IN THE BEACH-HOUSE OF AN AMERICAN FRIEND ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF DAR-ES-SALAAM.

    AT THE LATE LEADER'S GRAVE, DR. SAMORA MACHEL, FRELIMO'S MILITARY COMMANDER, SAID THE INTENSIFICATION OF THE STRUGGLE FOR FREEDOM IN MOZAMBIQUE WAS THE GREATEST TRIBUTE FRELIMO COULD PAY TO DR. MONDLANE.

    INFORMATION MINISTER MR. REBALO ALSO SPOKE AT THE CEREMONY, WHICH WAS ATTENDED BY DR. MONDLANE'S AMERICAN-BORN WIDOW, JANET, AND OTHER TOP FRELIMO OFFICIALS, MAKONDE TRIBESMEN AND FOREIGN DIPLOMATS.

    AFTER THE SPEECHES, FLOWERS FROM FRIENDS, OTHER FREEDOM FIGHTING GROUPS AND FROM THE SOVIET EMBASSY WERE PUT ON THE GRAVE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3IAE1744ZXFQQL9EFDCVQEDFU
    Media URN:
    VLVA3IAE1744ZXFQQL9EFDCVQEDFU
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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