• Short Summary

    SOUTH KOREAN TROOPS, SCOURING THE JUNGLE IN PHU YEN PROVINCE, SOUTH VIETNAM, HAVE REPORTED KILLING 82 VIETCONG.

  • Description

    SOUTH KOREAN TROOPS, SCOURING THE JUNGLE IN PHU YEN PROVINCE, SOUTH VIETNAM, HAVE REPORTED KILLING 82 VIETCONG.

    THE SOUTH KOREANS, MEMBERS OF THE TIGER DIVISION, ALSO CLAIM TO HAVE CAPTURED 622 PRISONERS AND VARIOUS WEAPONS.

    THEY ARE TAKING PART IN OPERATION MENGHO-8 WHICH STARTED ON 3 JANUARY. THE AIM OF THE OPERATION IS TO CLEAR PART OF HIGHWAY I BETWEEN QUI NHON, BINH DINH PROVINCE AND TUY HOA CITY IN PHU YEN PROVINCE.

    SO FAR THE TROOPS HAVE BROUGHT 14,560 REFUGEES UNDER THEIR PROTECTION. THEY HAVE ALSO ORGANISED A MARKET WHERE VIETNAMESE IN THE VIETCONG-CONTROLLED VALLEY CAN GET THEIR SUPPLIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7YF9BNTDMAQ87VPIGOFWXMQN2
    Media URN:
    VLVA7YF9BNTDMAQ87VPIGOFWXMQN2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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