• Short Summary

    TUN ABDUL RAZAK IS THE DEPUTY PRIME MINSTER OF MALAYSIA. THE RECENT BLOODY RIOTS IN?

  • Description

    TUN ABDUL RAZAK IS THE DEPUTY PRIME MINSTER OF MALAYSIA. THE RECENT BLOODY RIOTS IN KUALA LUMPUR HAVE BROUGHT HIM A NEW POSITION. AS DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL OPERATIONS COUNCIL, HE HAS IN THIS CRISIS SITUATION, IT HAS BEEN SUGGESTED, ALMOST DICTATORIAL POWERS.

    HIS JOB IS TO COOL THINGS DOWN, AND KEEP THEM THAT WAY. SO FAR, HE SEEMS TO BE SUCCEEDING. SOME KIND OF ORDER HAS BEEN RESTORED IN THE CAPITAL; THE GOVERNMENT IS NO LONGER NERVOUSLY BLAMING THE WHOLE THING ON THE COMMUNISTS; THE PHYSICAL DAMAGE IS BEING REPAIRED.

    BUT THERE IS STILL THE DEEPER DAMAGE, THE LONG TERM PROBLEMS OF TRYING TO HEAL THE RIFT BETWEEN THE MALAY AND CHINESE ELEMENTS OF THE POPULATION. ON FRIDAY, TUN RAZAK WAS INTERVIEWED AT HIS HOME:

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    Film ID:
    VLVA48QUY101QLK0Z37FSJ5MVXWBQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA48QUY101QLK0Z37FSJ5MVXWBQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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