• Short Summary

    In cairo, the People's Council is due to begin its new session tomorrow (Thursday, II November) following the recent elections to 338 of its 360 seats.

  • Description

    In cairo, the People's Council is due to begin its new session tomorrow (Thursday, II November) following the recent elections to 338 of its 360 seats. President Anwar Sadat, who called the elections as part of his reform programme, is due to make the opening speech.

    In preparation for the new session, the buildings which house the People's Council have been given an extensive facelift. When this film was shot on Tuesday (9 November), scaffolding still covered part of the exterior, and inside decorators and carpenters were hard at work painting walls and ceilings and refitting doors and windows.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7ZFAJ5H280EMTBALC8CMH8SSV
    Media URN:
    VLVA7ZFAJ5H280EMTBALC8CMH8SSV
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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