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    AN ARMY SEARCH FOR THE CHAIRMAN OF INDONESIA'S COMMUNIST PARTY, MR D.N. AIDIT, IS BEING?

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    AN ARMY SEARCH FOR THE CHAIRMAN OF INDONESIA'S COMMUNIST PARTY, MR D.N. AIDIT, IS BEING INTENSIFIED IN CENTRAL JAVA. MR AIDIT HAD BEEN HUNTED BY THE ARMY SINCE THE ABORTIVE COUP ON OCTOBER 1.

    INDONESIA'S ARMY COMMANDER, MAJOR GENERAL SUHARTO SAID TODAY (THURSDAY) THAT MR AIDIT HAD BEEN SPOTTED FREQUENTLY IN THREE AREAS OF CENTRAL JAVA.

    MEANWHILE, ABOUT 400 MEN, DETAINED BY THE GOVERNMENT IN DJAKARTA, HAVE BEEN ALLOWED TO RECEIVED FOOD PARCELS AND CLOTHING FROM RELATIVES.

    THE FAMILIES OF THE DETAINEES BROUGHT FOOD, TOBACCO AND CLOTHES TO THE ARMY DETENTION CENTRE IN DJAKARTA ON MONDAY. THEY WAVED TO THE MEN FROM A DISTANCE OF ABOUT 50 YARDS WHEN GUARDS OPENED DOORS TO TAKE IN THE GIFT PARCELS.

    NATION-WIDE ARRESTS ARE NOW ESTIMATED AT ABOUT 5,000 SINCE THE COUP WAS CRUSHED. MANY DETAINEES HAVE BEEN BROUGHT TO DJAKARTA FOR INTERROGATION FROM OUTLYING VILLAGES.

    HUNDREDS OF OTHERS HAVE BEEN DETAINED IN CENTRAL AND EAST JAVA WHERE FIGHTING IS STILL REPORTED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6H8WERB1D4NNLH45GNCRVHLRF
    Media URN:
    VLVA6H8WERB1D4NNLH45GNCRVHLRF
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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