• Short Summary

    A GROUP OF WOUNDED EGYPTIAN PRISONERS OF WAR WERE RELEASED BY ISRAEL YESTERDAY (FRIDAY). THE?

  • Description

    A GROUP OF WOUNDED EGYPTIAN PRISONERS OF WAR WERE RELEASED BY ISRAEL YESTERDAY (FRIDAY). THE 45 MEN, AMONG THEM ONE OFFICER, HAD BEEN AT THE CAMP WHERE A FORTNIGHT AGO PRISONERS RIOTED.

    FIVER AMBULANCES BROUGHT THE PRISONERS TO LOD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT NEAR TEL AVIV. AN OFFICIAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL RED CROSS AND AN ISRAELI ARMY MAJOR WERE AT THE AIRPORT TO TAKE CARE OF FORMALITIES.

    MOST OF THE PRISONERS SEEMED ONLY SLIGHTLY WOUNDED AND WERE ABLE TO WALK FROM THE AMBULANCES TO THE AIRCRAFT UNAIDED. BUT THOSE NEEDED HELP GOT IT FROM ISRAELI MILITARY POLICEMEN. THERE WAS ONLY ONE STRETCHER CASE.

    THE CHARTERED AIRCRAFT FLEW THE RELEASED MEN TO CYPRUS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA593BYY2IQJIF0U0X06U5OL0N3
    Media URN:
    VLVA593BYY2IQJIF0U0X06U5OL0N3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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