• Short Summary

    VIENTIANE, THE LAOTIAN CAPITAL -- AND THE POSSIBLE VENUE OF VIETNAM PEACE TALKS BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND NORTH VIETNAM -- HAS HAD TWO FIRE OUTBREAKS WITHIN TWO WEEKS.

  • Description

    VIENTIANE, THE LAOTIAN CAPITAL -- AND THE POSSIBLE VENUE OF VIETNAM PEACE TALKS BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND NORTH VIETNAM -- HAS HAD TWO FIRE OUTBREAKS WITHIN TWO WEEKS.

    THE SECOND FIRE, ON SATURDAY, BROKE OUT IN A COMMERCIAL AREA WHERE 20 SHOP-HOUSES WERE GUTTED. DAMAGE TO PROPERTY WAS ESTIMATED AT THREE TIMES THAT OF THE FIRST FIRE ON APRIL 13, WHICH DESTROYED 10 BUILDINGS. THE TWO FIRES WERE IN THE SAME AREA OF THE CAPITAL AND IN BOTH INCIDENTS THERE WERE NO CASUALTIES.

    SATURDAY'S FIRE BROKE OUT SHORTLY AFTER DUSK AND RAGED FOR FIVE HOURS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA41FYEVV5KBV2G9L55BHLM9GOZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA41FYEVV5KBV2G9L55BHLM9GOZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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