• Short Summary

    Baudouin land owners from the Negev area picked for one of the 3 airfields to replace sinai bases handed over to Egypt, demonstrated in front of the Knesset against a bill which would clear away legal obstacles to the confiscation of their land.

  • Description


    Shows the Bedouin demonstrators shouting slogans in Arabic. (translation not given by cameraman)



    Knesset Member Tewfik Toubi (white hair) addressing demonstrators.



    Knesset Member Meir Pa'il eng. to camera on opposition to bill.



    Kibbutz member of Negev Kibbutz Shuval, in same area as airfiled project, who demonstrated with Bedouin, explain why.



    Bedouin spokesman Dr. Junis Abu Rabie (graduate of Hadassa medical school, makes the Bedouin case. (unfortunately most of the footage was unusable due to large hair across gate).




    Initials


    Poor edit due to the absence of any establishing shot showing the demonstration against the Knesset. All the rear shots showing no evidence of demo. and principal intv in discounted loco and mostly unusable due hair.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Baudouin land owners from the Negev area picked for one of the 3 airfields to replace sinai bases handed over to Egypt, demonstrated in front of the Knesset against a bill which would clear away legal obstacles to the confiscation of their land. Govt. proposed compensation has not been acceptable to the Bedouin, who say they want negotiate as the govt. is doing with Jewish settlements that will have to be evacuated.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4T69RBIF51LP9F09T6ZDRC3YG
    Media URN:
    VLVA4T69RBIF51LP9F09T6ZDRC3YG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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