• Short Summary

    THE DEPARTING UNITED STATES AMBASSADOR TO SOUTH VIETNAM, GENERAL MAXWELL TAYLOR, SAID IN SAIGON YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) THAT AMERICA WAS READY TO CARRY THROUGH TO THE END ITS POLICY IN THIS PART OF THE WORLD.

  • Description

    1.
    LS TAYLOR OUT OF CAR TOWARDS AIRPORT BUILDING
    0.06

    2.
    MS TAYLOR IN AIRPORT BUILDING
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    3.
    MLS NEWSMEN AROUND TAYLOR
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    4.
    CU TAYLOR SPEAKING
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    5.
    CU NEWSMEN
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    6.
    MS TAYLOR LEAVES CONFERENCE ROOM TO GREET FRIENDS
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    7.
    MS GREETING FRIENDS
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    8.
    MS SPEAKING WITH CATHOLIC BISHOP
    0.31

    9.
    MS TOWARDS TARMAC
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    10.
    MS TALKING TO SOLDIERS
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    11.
    MS GREETED BY GEN. WESTMORELAND AND BY HIS DEPUTY
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    12.
    MS OFFICERS LOOKING ON
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    13.
    MLS TAYLOR WAVING AND ENTERS PLANE
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    14.
    LS PLANE TAXIING OFF
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    Initials CAR/VS/MK/CA/RBI



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE DEPARTING UNITED STATES AMBASSADOR TO SOUTH VIETNAM, GENERAL MAXWELL TAYLOR, SAID IN SAIGON YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) THAT AMERICA WAS READY TO CARRY THROUGH TO THE END ITS POLICY IN THIS PART OF THE WORLD.THIS COULD NOT BE DOUBTED AFTER THE SPEECH IN WHICH PRESIDENT JOHNSON PLEDGED 50,000 MORE FIGHTING MEN FOR WAR-TORN VIETNAM.

    SPEAKING TO NEWSMEN, HE SAID "ONCE AGAIN YOU SEE THE DEPTH AND BREATH OF THE UNITED STATES COMMITMENT.THE UNITED STATES WILL DO ALL IT CAN TOWARDS THE ESTABLISHMENT OF PEACE AND JUSTICE IN SOUTH VIETNAM."
    GENERAL TAYLOR WHO HAS BEEN IN SAIGON FOR A YEAR IS BEING REPLACED BY HIS PREDECESSOR, MR.HENRY CABOT LODGE.HE WAS SEEN OFF BY A SMALL CROWD AT THE AIRPORT WHICH INCLUDED A ROMAN CATHOLIC BISHOP AND GENERAL WESTMORELAND, COMMANDER OF AMERICAN FORCES IN VIETNAM.

    GENERAL TAYLOR LEFT ABOARD A SPECIAL AIRCRAFT OF THE PRESIDENTIAL FLIGHT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA898SX04IZG2M5ONC3OWRNSKZH
    Media URN:
    VLVA898SX04IZG2M5ONC3OWRNSKZH
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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