• Short Summary

    THE PALESTINE LIBERATION ORGANISATION CALLED A PRESS CONFERENCE IN AMMAN YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) AT WHICH A SPOKESMAN ACCUSED THE JORDANIAN ARMY OF STARTING THE DAY'S EXCHANGE OF FIRE IN THE NORTHERN CITY OF IRBID.

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT PLO BUILDING
    0.06

    2.
    MV INT TWO PLO MEMBERS SEATED AT TABLE, NEWSMEN IN FOREGROUND.
    0.13

    3.
    CU PLO MEMBER SPEAKING
    0.16

    4.
    MCU NEWSMEN TAKING NOTES.
    0.19

    5.
    SV (REVERSE ANGLE) CONFERENCE CONTINUES.
    0.26

    6.
    MCU PHOTOGRAPH SHOWING UNARMED COMBAT.
    0.30

    7.
    SV EXT PLO "LIONS AND FLOWERS" (BOYS AND GIRLS) MARCHING.
    0.37

    8.
    MV CROWD OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN CHANTING APPLAUSE.
    0.40

    9.
    SV "FLOWERS" MARCH PAST ("LIONS" IN BACKGROUND)
    0.46

    10.
    SV MEN AND BOYS WATCHING AND APPLAUDING
    0.50

    11.
    SV LIONS TRAINING WITH RIFLES, SOME WITH FIXED BAYONETS.
    0.56

    12.
    SCU DITTO
    1.01

    13.
    MV YOUTH VAULTS OVER ANOTHER.
    1.02

    14.
    SV LIONS DIVING THROUGH HOOP OF FLAME.
    1.07

    15.
    SV TWO LIONS DEMONSTRATING UNARMED COMBAT.
    1.18



    Initials VS/22.29 VS/22.51



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE PALESTINE LIBERATION ORGANISATION CALLED A PRESS CONFERENCE IN AMMAN YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) AT WHICH A SPOKESMAN ACCUSED THE JORDANIAN ARMY OF STARTING THE DAY'S EXCHANGE OF FIRE IN THE NORTHERN CITY OF IRBID.

    A JORDANIAN INTERIOR MINISTRY SPOKESMAN SAID TODAY THAT TROOPS WERE SEEKING THE MEN WHO KILLED TWO MEMBERS OF THE SECURITY FORCES, WOUNDED A THIRD AND BURNED DOWN A GUARD POST AT A HOSPITAL.

    MEANWHILE AT JABAL EL-TAJ, NEAR AMMAN, MEMBERS OF THE PLO'S JUNIOR ORGANISATIONS, THE LIONS AND FLOWERS, GAVE A DISPLAY OF PHYSICAL AND MILITARY PROWESS. THE SHOW WAS ARRANGED TO MARK THE THIRD ANNIVERSARY OF THE BLOODY CLASH BETWEEN PALESTINIAN COMMANDOS AND ISRAELI FORCES AT KARAMEH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6V4BOQH8S0RD3AAMRQK3W1AX1
    Media URN:
    VLVA6V4BOQH8S0RD3AAMRQK3W1AX1
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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