• Short Summary

    More than 200 aircraft including some B-52 bombers raided Haiphong on April 16. Haiphong is?

  • Description

    More than 200 aircraft including some B-52 bombers raided Haiphong on April 16. Haiphong is North Vietnam's second largest city and largest port. Official film of results of the raid has just been released. North Vietnam claims a Soviet vessel named "Tunferpoli" was damaged. Also hit were populated areas of the city, schools and hospitals.

    The Americans say only military installations were attacked. According to the official commentary with the film, the Soviet sailors witnessed an American plane fire rockets at the city, and American aircraft being shot down.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6LHK447WPE1HMQPZRYOKC134P
    Media URN:
    VLVA6LHK447WPE1HMQPZRYOKC134P
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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