• Short Summary

    Prime Minister Fidel Castro of Cuba recently led a campaign to encourage Cubans to give blood for victims of last week's earthquake in Peru.

  • Description

    Prime Minister Fidel Castro of Cuba recently led a campaign to encourage Cubans to give blood for victims of last week's earthquake in Peru.

    Thousands of donors queued for hours in centres in Havana and throughout the island. The blood will be sent to Peru as part of the massive international rescue operation which is now underway.

    The Cuban Government is also sending food, clothing and other medical supplies to Lima for distribution by Peruvian authorities.

    Nearly a million homeless and injured including a hundred thousand children are waiting for relief supplies.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4QJEZ8MZCQEQCQFD51W1VLZP3
    Media URN:
    VLVA4QJEZ8MZCQEQCQFD51W1VLZP3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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