• Short Summary

    Khmer Government troops have retaken Peang Lovea, a hill 21 miles (about 32 kms) west of Phnom Penh, twelve months after the communists took control.

  • Description

    1.
    LV Peang Lovea in B/G, soldiers in F/G
    0.05

    2.
    SV Soldiers to camera
    0.10

    3.
    GV Soldiers past pond
    0.14

    4.
    BV Soldiers in single file along path
    0.18

    5.
    SV Soldier racked by malaria on ground
    0.26

    6.
    SV Ditto lifted & into Land Rover
    0.42

    7.
    SV Other soldiers on ground of make-shift hospital
    0.48

    8.
    SV Villagers to camera meet Gen. In Tam
    0.53

    9.
    TV & SV In Tam addresses villagers
    1.02

    10.
    SV Old man ask question
    1.05

    11.
    SV In Tam seated
    1.10

    12.
    FV Children listen
    1.14

    13.
    SV In Tam with monk
    1.20

    14.
    SV In Tam, smiles, waves & drives off
    1.26



    Initials SGM/1531 SGM/1548



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Khmer Government troops have retaken Peang Lovea, a hill 21 miles (about 32 kms) west of Phnom Penh, twelve months after the communists took control. At least twenty Government troops died communists left there some weeks ago and the Government troops moved in to occupy and pacify surrounding villages whose inhabitants had been reluctant to express their loyalty to the Phnom Penh regime.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7QWFYLUG164NE2Q0UF67AI5ZE
    Media URN:
    VLVA7QWFYLUG164NE2Q0UF67AI5ZE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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