• Short Summary

    RHODESIA MOURNED THE DEATH OF SOUTH AFRICA'S PRIME MINISTER, DR. HENDRIK VERWOERD, PROBABLY MORE THAN?

  • Description

    RHODESIA MOURNED THE DEATH OF SOUTH AFRICA'S PRIME MINISTER, DR. HENDRIK VERWOERD, PROBABLY MORE THAN ANY COUNTRY OUTSIDE OF SOUTH AFRICA ITSELF.

    FLAGS THROUGHOUT RHODESIA HAVE FLOWN AT HALF-MAST AND HUNDREDS OF RHODESIANS HAVE SINGED THE BOOK OF CONDOLENCE AT THE SOUTH AFRICAN HIGH COMMISSION IN SALISBURY, CAPITAL OF RHODESIA.

    ON WEDNESDAY, THE DAY AFTER THE ASSASSINATION, THE LEADER OF THE RHODESIAN REGIME, MR. IAN SMITH, AND HIS WIFE LEAD PARTY OF OFFICIALS TO SIGN THE CONDOLENCE BOOK.

    DR. VERWOERD AND HIS GOVERNMENT SUPPORTED THE BREAKAWAY GOVERNMENT UNOFFICIALLY, BUT WITHOUT ANY SECRECY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA820YYYKJFUBXYFKZCU0QON0F5
    Media URN:
    VLVA820YYYKJFUBXYFKZCU0QON0F5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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