• Short Summary

    THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE AMERICAN AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (AID) IN A BUSY SAIGON STREET WAS THE TARGET OF A VIETCONG GRENADE ATTACK ON TUESDAY (3 SEPTEMBER).

  • Description

    THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE AMERICAN AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (AID) IN A BUSY SAIGON STREET WAS THE TARGET OF A VIETCONG GRENADE ATTACK ON TUESDAY (3 SEPTEMBER). TWO MEN WHO THREW THE GRENADE ESCAPED ON A MOTORCYCLE.

    THE BLAST KILLED TWO VIETNAMESE - A POLICEMAN AND A CIVILIAN GUARD AND INJURED FOUR OTHERS.

    TRAFFIC IN THE BUSY STREET CAME TO A STANDSTILL AS AMERICAN AID OFFICIALS AND VIETNAMESE POLICEMEN THREW A CORDON AROUND THE VICINITY.

    THE INCIDENT TOOK PLACE CLOSE TO THE PRESIDENTIAL PALACE AND WAS THE LATEST IN A SERIES OF SOME ATTACKS IN SAIGON IN THE PAST TWO MONTHS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7US06WDY34I851DKU8I1K2W0G
    Media URN:
    VLVA7US06WDY34I851DKU8I1K2W0G
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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