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    SEVENTY-EIGHT VETERANS OF THE 1961 INVASION OF CUBA JOINED THE UNITED STATES ARMY THIS WEEK.THE?

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    SEVENTY-EIGHT VETERANS OF THE 1961 INVASION OF CUBA JOINED THE UNITED STATES ARMY THIS WEEK.THE FIRST OF HUNDREDS OF RELEASED PRISONERS TO JOIN, THEY WERE FREED BY THE CUBAN GOVERNMENT JUST BEFORE CHRISTMAS IN EXCHANGE FOR RANSOM MEDICAL SUPPLIES.THE SWEARING-IN TOOK PLACE IN MIAMI, FLORIDA.

    MEANWHILE A LAWYER IN MIAMI REPRESENTING EIGHT MISSING CUBAN EXILE FISHERMEN HAS CHARGED THAT CUBAN SEA RAIDERS KIDNAPPED THE FISHERMEN FROM THE BRITISH BAHAMAS.HE SAID THE KIDNAPPING OCCURRED ON ELBOW KEY...ABOUT FIFTY MILES NORTH OF CUBA.

    TWO BAHAMAS POLITICAL LEADERS, CYRIL STEVENSON AND HENRY TAYLOR, HAVE SUPPORTED THE CHARGES AND EXHIBITED RUSSIAN RIFLE SHELLS AND A BELGIAN RIFLE GRENADE FOUND ON ONE OF THE MISSING CUBAN EXILES AT THE SPOT.BUT THE BAHAMAS GOVERNMENT HAS SAID IT COULD FIND NO EVIDENCE OF ANY KIDNAPPING.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5JE2JDU05GNJPWLD9XRGT933Z
    Media URN:
    VLVA5JE2JDU05GNJPWLD9XRGT933Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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