• Short Summary

    PRIME MINISTER KASSEM OF IRAQ - HE IS ALSO COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES - REVIEWED MILITARY DETACHMENTS AND TANKS IN A PARADE THROUGH THE CAPITAL, BAGHDAD, JULY 14, IN CELEBRATIONS MARKING THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE JULY 14 REVOLUTION FOUR YEARS AGO.

  • Description

    PRIME MINISTER KASSEM OF IRAQ - HE IS ALSO COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES - REVIEWED MILITARY DETACHMENTS AND TANKS IN A PARADE THROUGH THE CAPITAL, BAGHDAD, JULY 14, IN CELEBRATIONS MARKING THE ANNIVERSARY OF THE JULY 14 REVOLUTION FOUR YEARS AGO.

    TO HERALD THE BIRTHDAY, CHURCH BELLS, MOTOR HORNS AND SIRENS SOUNDED A "CALL OF THE REVOLUTION" AT DAWN. GREETING THE CROWDS OF CITIZENS AND OVERSEAS VISITORS WERE THE CITY'S TRIUMPHAL ARCHES, FLAGS AND PORTRAITS OF THE PRIME MINISTER.

    AMONG THE FOREIGN GUESTS WERE SERGEI LAPIN, SOVIET DEPUTY FOREIGN MINISTER, ACCOMPANIED BY GENERAL VASILIEV AND ECONOMIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE MEMBER, MR. MILOVANOV.

    THE FESTIVITIES LAST SIX DAYS, AFTER THE TRADITIONAL MILITARY PARADE - THE FIRST EVENT OF THE CELEBRATIONS - THERE WILL BE CIVIC PARADES, SPORTS AND SOCIAL EVENTS, FIREWORK DISPLAYS, THE LAYING OF FOUNDATION STONES AND THE OPENING OF NEW BRIDGES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6K4XVTBZU6K7SZSQY9PNCSWA7
    Media URN:
    VLVA6K4XVTBZU6K7SZSQY9PNCSWA7
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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