• Short Summary

    US Military Supply Mission in India is being closed. Following the stoppage of US Military?

  • Description

    1.
    LV Gate of the US Supply Mission, a Guard stands.


    2.
    CV Seal of US, tilt down to board of US Military Supply Mission.


    3.
    LVs of US Supply Mission building.


    4.
    CV of the US flag inside the compound of the building.


    5.
    LV of the US flag.


    6.
    LV of the building a car drives in.


    7.
    LV of trucks parked inside the compound, (back) of the building.


    8.
    LV of Large crates of army equipment packed.


    9.
    Various shots of packed crates and trucks.


    10.
    Tele shot of the packed trucks, suitcases etc.


    11.
    Tele shot of words written on crates of packed US Air Force equipment.


    12.
    LV sign..No Entry, pan to parked trucks.


    13.
    CV a Guard.


    14.
    LV New Delhi street scene.


    15.
    New Delhi street scene.




    Initials


    NOTE: Above coverage shot without any cooperation from US supply Mission. Not permitted to enter inside and they keep away their US faces. Spent almost six hours around the building.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: US Military Supply Mission in India is being closed. Following the stoppage of US Military aid to India and Pakistan in the wake of Indo-Pak war of 1965, the US Government has decided to close the military supply Missions in the two countries. In New Delhi, the building of US Military Supply Mission bore a deserted look. US Army trucks were parked on the back of the building and large crates were lying packed to be shipped back home. Trunks, suitcases were also seen packed. Guards stood at the entrance to the building.

    The mission will finally leave India by the month of July.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6UGGSXSPD9SLWO01A7L26MTL2
    Media URN:
    VLVA6UGGSXSPD9SLWO01A7L26MTL2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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