• Short Summary

    Soon after flying into Saigon on Monday (13 Sept) on a four-day visit to South Vietnam, U.

  • Description

    Soon after flying into Saigon on Monday (13 Sept) on a four-day visit to South Vietnam, U.S. Presidential candidate George McGovern talked to reporters about his long-standing opposition to the American role in the Vietnam war.

    On Tuesday, Democrat Senator McGovern, toured the U.S. army drug addiction centre at Cam Ranh Bay. and also addressed a meeting on prison conditions in South Vietnam.

    At the meeting, in a Saigon Church, Mr McGovern was trapped for an hour by angry stone-throwing demonstrators, until released by police.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6RZ89W075JAJPEBIDPPE4JUOY
    Media URN:
    VLVA6RZ89W075JAJPEBIDPPE4JUOY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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