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    Saigon Sept 23.- The political situation in central provinces of Vietnam seems to be in crisis since the sudden demonstration last Monday Sept 20.

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    LS press conference in Danang by general Nguyen Chauh Thi to denounce the activities of the Viet Cong in Danang city



    CU General Thi during the press conference



    MS,CU Prime minister Nguyen Cao Ky and US advisors in the pressroom



    MS,CU Newsmen taken notes



    LS During that moment, at the stadium of Danang, thousand of people awaiting for the execution of the VC rioters



    MS US and VN soldiers between the crowds



    CU,MS military soldiers and policemen and the crowds at the stadium



    MS armoured cars surrounded the stadium But the execution was postponed to 9 pm Sept 22, and banned for all newsmen and photographers



    MS Sept 23rd, generals Ky and Thi came to the theatre of Hue city



    MS,CU Crowds and students got into the theatre



    MS,CU They assisted to the surrendering of some VC returnees, the returnees explained the reason of their surrendering



    CU General Ky and Thi



    MS,CU US and VN officers and officials



    MS,CU In the meantime, the arrested VC cell members between the students and professors rank in Hue has been introduced to general Ky and Thi



    LS General view inside the Hue theatre




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    Background: Saigon Sept 23.- The political situation in central provinces of Vietnam seems to be in crisis since the sudden demonstration last Monday Sept 20. After the demonstration, the Danang authority arrested 5 persons belonging to a VC cell and leaders of the demonstration. They were brought to military court on Wednesday and has been shot at 9pm the same day. It is not over 60 hours since the arrestation to the firing squad. On Thursday, PM Nguyen Cao Ky and commander of corps I, general Nguyen Chanh Thi assisted to the surrendering of some leading VC members in Hue and the exposition of the members of a VC cell uncovered between the students and professors of Hue schools and university, they are a physician, a professor, 4 students and a schoolgirl.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA68ZD0G8S9LM380BMLSJ0I8AGQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA68ZD0G8S9LM380BMLSJ0I8AGQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1965
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    Unknown
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    MP4
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    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:49:00
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