• Short Summary

    With the situation in Jordan in turmoil, one of the few people to come out of the capital, Amman in the past few days, is M.

  • Description

    With the situation in Jordan in turmoil, one of the few people to come out of the capital, Amman in the past few days, is M. Marcel Boisard leader of an International Red Cross team which flew medical supplies and personnel into the city. On his return to Beirut, M. Boisard told of the chaos which reigns in the Jordanian capital.

    Conflicting reports from out of Jordan today put casualties in the fighting between Palestinian commandos and King Hussein's troops at more than ten thousand.

    The only contact with Amman in recent days has been a Red Cross aircraft which flew medical teams and eight tons of medical supplies into the city. On his return to Beirut, the leader of the Red Cross mission, M. Boisard gave his impressions of the situation in Amman.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5QDQOVDUY4CTEK195849ZNXA9
    Media URN:
    VLVA5QDQOVDUY4CTEK195849ZNXA9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/09/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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