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    MV Newscaster
    5 ft

    1.
    GV pan forecourt of Hilton Hotel, UN tank in foreground. red cross on Hotel.
    6 ft

    2.
    MV shots of men attaching Union Jacks on cars.
    14 ft

    3.
    CU bullet holes in car.
    19 ft

    4.
    GV cars outside hotel.
    21 ft

    5.
    MV British High Commissioner.
    47 ft


    "Earlier ;;.. fighting near British High Commission building, on the dividing line .....on how the British staff were got out."



    "The decision to evacuate.........to evacuate."



    High Commissioner: "Well, because we couldn't do our ... couldn't discuss the situation (the job of the High Commission) ....we just couldn't do that."



    Reporter: "Have you been... under fire ... at the Commission."



    High Commissioner "Not ... stream of fire over us."



    Reporter "What's the position... is the Union Jack ??? safeguard."



    High Commissioner. "Oh yes.... most people ... are still fond of us."



    ("In Washington...")




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    Film ID:
    VLVA3RJMHKTWOPVGXQYCM7U2B31IK
    Media URN:
    VLVA3RJMHKTWOPVGXQYCM7U2B31IK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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