• Short Summary

    Following the arrest yesterday (June 1) of Madagascar's second Vice-President, Andre Resampa, on the orders of President Tsiranana, VISNEWS has issued this film showing M.

  • Description

    Following the arrest yesterday (June 1) of Madagascar's second Vice-President, Andre Resampa, on the orders of President Tsiranana, VISNEWS has issued this film showing M. Resampa at a May Day parade in Tananarive last month (May).

    He was removed from his post and accused by the President of having been involved with an un-named foreign power in a plot against the Madagascar government. The arrest took place at the end of a Cabinet meeting. Two other prominent party members were arrested with M. Resampa, who was also Minister of Agriculture, Rural Expansion, Information, tourism and Traditional Arts.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4VU4CENY507QBLP9UQW9MR3UU
    Media URN:
    VLVA4VU4CENY507QBLP9UQW9MR3UU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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