• Short Summary

    ANSWERING TUNISIA'S CALL FOR ARAB AID OVER THE FRANCO-TUNISIAN BIZERTA FIGHTING, EGYPT SENT A RED CROSS UNIT IN MILITARY TRUCKS AND WITH MILITARY ESCORT TO TUNIS, AUGUST 3.

  • Description

    ANSWERING TUNISIA'S CALL FOR ARAB AID OVER THE FRANCO-TUNISIAN BIZERTA FIGHTING, EGYPT SENT A RED CROSS UNIT IN MILITARY TRUCKS AND WITH MILITARY ESCORT TO TUNIS, AUGUST 3.

    THE UNIT'S RED CROSS PERSONNEL ARE TO HELP TUNISIAN FAMILIES UPROOTED IN THE FOUR-DAY BIZERTA FIGHTING.

    ONE OUTCOME OF THE BIZERTA DISPUTE WAS TO BRING EGYPT AND TUNISIA TOGETHER AGAIN: THAT DAY THE TWO COUNTRIES AGREED TO RESTORE DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS SEVERED IN OCTOBER, 1958, OVER A TUNISIAN ALLEGATION OF EGYPTIAN PLANS TO ASSASSINATE PRESIDENT BOURGUIBA. EGYPT DENIED THE ALLEGATION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3VIONGSZFXKPJQQ60EXZ7JOSJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VIONGSZFXKPJQQ60EXZ7JOSJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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