• Short Summary

    A GROUP OF STUDENTS LEFT LONDON TODAY (FRIDAY) FOR HOME- - - THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA - TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CULTURAL REVOLUTION.

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    A GROUP OF STUDENTS LEFT LONDON TODAY (FRIDAY) FOR HOME- - - THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA - TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CULTURAL REVOLUTION.

    REPORTERS ASKED A NUMBER OF QUESTIONS BUT THE STUDENTS WERE RETICENT IN THEIR REPLIES AND SOME SHOOK THEIR HEADS. EARLIER THIS WEEK CHINESE STUDENTS IN PARIS LEFT FOR HOME. OTHERS HAVE BEEN LEAVING MOSCOW.

    SYNOPSIS: THIS MONTH, SOME CHINESE DIPLOMATIC OFFICIALS IN LONDON AND OTHER WESTERN EUROPEAN CAPITALS LEFT FOR HOME. TODAY (FRIDAY) MORE CITIZENS OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA LEFT FOR PEKING -- THY ARE STUDENTS WHO HAVE BEEN LEARNING ABOUT BRITAIN. NOW THEY HAVE BEEN RECALLED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CULTURAL REVOLUTION. REPORTERS WERE OUT IN FORCE AT LONDON AIRPORT BUT THE STUDENT WERE RETICENT IN THEIR REPLIES......
    AS WELL AS THE LONDON STUDENTS, CHINESE IN PARIS AND MOSCOW HAVE BEEN LEAVING FOR HOME. FOR THE FIRST STAGE OF THE JOURNEY TO PEKING, THE STUDENTS FROM LONDON FLEW IN A PAKISTANI AIRLINER. EARLIER THIS MONTH, A CHINESE EMBASSY SPOKESMAN IN LONDON SAID THE STUDENTS' WISHES TO JOIN THE CULTURAL REVOLUTION HAD BEEN APPROVED BY PEKING - IT WAS GREAT EVENT IN CHINA, HE SAID, AND EVERYBODY WISHED TO JOIN IN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4VLF551T51YTV3SPVEFILO3MF
    Media URN:
    VLVA4VLF551T51YTV3SPVEFILO3MF
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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