Thousands of Egyptians and Arab sadly followed the coffin of a kuwaiti soldiers Cairo yesterday (June 18).
GV Funeral procession
SV PAN..Coffin on lorry with escort
GV Minister and other mourners follow coffin (3 shots)
CU & SV Soldiers in procession
GV Mourners follow
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Background: Thousands of Egyptians and Arab sadly followed the coffin of a kuwaiti soldiers Cairo yesterday (June 18). The soldiers, a member of the kuwaiti taken on the Suez Canal, died in action during Israeli raids on Canal positions during the week.
The coffin, draped with Kuwaiti Flag, was carried on a military jeep. In the wake of hearse followed representative of President Nasser, members of the Supreme Executive Committee of the Arab Socialist Union, War Minister General Fawzi and the Kuwaiti Ambassador. Also amongst the large number of mourners were member of Cairo's Kuwaiti community.