• Short Summary

    FIVE REBEL LEADERS WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE ABORTIVE BRUNEI REVOLT LAST DECEMBER, HAVE BEEN SENTENCED TO A TOTAL OF FIFTEEN YEARS AND SIX MONTHS IMPRISONMENT BY THE SARAWAK HIGH COURT AT MIRI.

  • Description

    1.
    LS STREET IN MIRI.
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    2.
    MLS REBEL LEADERS ARRIVE AT COURT.
    0.14

    3.
    MLS PROSECUTION WITNESSES.
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    4.
    MS MR. TAMA (RIGHT) LEANS AGAINST PILLAR.
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    5.
    LS COURT HOUSE.
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    6.
    MLS CONVICTED REBELS.
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    7.
    CU HAJI SABAN BIN HAJI GARIP.
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    8.
    CU REBEL ISMAIL BIN PILL AND OTHERS.
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    9.
    MLS SECOND FROM LEFT - POLICE OFFICER - AND CONVICTED REBELS.
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    10.
    CU POLICE OFFICER TALKS TO REBELS.
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    11.
    MLS REBELS TAKEN INTO POLICE VAN.
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    12.
    CU REBELS IN VAN.
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    13.
    LS VAN MOVES AWAY.
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    Background: FIVE REBEL LEADERS WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE ABORTIVE BRUNEI REVOLT LAST DECEMBER, HAVE BEEN SENTENCED TO A TOTAL OF FIFTEEN YEARS AND SIX MONTHS IMPRISONMENT BY THE SARAWAK HIGH COURT AT MIRI.

    MR. JUSTICE SIMPSON, BEFORE PASSING SENTENCE THIS WEEK, WAS TOLD BY THE DEPUTY PUBLIC PROSECUTOR THAT ALL FIVE PLAYED AN IMPORTANT ROLE IN THE BEKENU DISTRICT OF NORTH-WESTERN SARAWAK DURING THE REVOLT.

    AMONG THE FIVE REBELS CONVICTED WAS HAJI SABANBIN HAJI GARIP WHO WAS A CAPTAIN OF THE TENTERA NASIONAL KALIMANTAN UTARA (NATIONAL ARMY OF NORTH BORNEO).

    MANY OTHER REBELS, WHO WERE CONVICTED IN EARLIER TRIALS, GAVE EVIDENCE FOR THE PROSECUTION.

    MR. TAMA WING TINGGANG, A BRANCH CHAIRMAN OF THE SARAWAK UNITED PEOPLE'S PARTY, GAVE EVIDENCE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4N0NUL127PC301ISA1G0JP98K
    Media URN:
    VLVA4N0NUL127PC301ISA1G0JP98K
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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