• Short Summary

    Zambia's Opposition leader, Mr Simon Kapwepwe, is one of 123 opposition party members who were placed under arrest on Friday (4 Feb).

  • Description

    1.
    CV INT. Kapwepwe & Kaunda greet Rogers & US ambassador
    0.13

    2.
    SV Kapwepwe into conference room
    0.19

    3.
    WS Police cadets parading
    0.22

    4.
    LV Kapwepwe inspects troops
    0.30

    5.
    SV Women police march past
    0.35

    6.
    LV Kapwepwe on dais
    0.40

    7.
    GV INT. delegates
    0.43

    8.
    SV Kapwepwe speaks
    0.54

    9.
    SV GV PAN UN building
    1.00

    10.
    SV U Thant greets Kapwepwe
    1.05

    11.
    SV U Thant & Kapwepwe at table
    1.15

    12.
    GV Zambian & Un officials seated
    1.18

    13.
    SV Kapwepwe & U Thant
    1.22



    Initials SGM/0232 SGM/0227



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Zambia's Opposition leader, Mr Simon Kapwepwe, is one of 123 opposition party members who were placed under arrest on Friday (4 Feb).

    The arrests were made on an order from President Kaunda - a boyhood playmate of Mr. Kapwepwe.

    In a breakfast-time speech to the nation, President Kaunda described the opposition United Progressive Party as being "bent on violence and destruction".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4HAK7L3A453E00TE8H7PITMQY
    Media URN:
    VLVA4HAK7L3A453E00TE8H7PITMQY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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