• Short Summary

    The retiring deputy commander of the NATO forces in Western Europe, makes a three-day farewell visit to Ottawa.

  • Description

    The retiring deputy commander of the NATO forces in Western Europe, makes a three-day farewell visit to Ottawa. Field Marshal, the Viscount, Montgomery, will retire from his NATO post in September. Lord Montgomery is questioned about the French Army taking over in Algeria.

    SUMMARY: IN ANSWER TO THE QUESTION OF WHAT HE THINKS OF THE FRENCH ARMY TAKING OVER POWER IN NIGERIA HE SAYS, AS A SOLDIER, HE DOESN'T BELIEVE SOLDIERS SHOULD SEIZE MILITARY POWER. HE SAYS THEY ARE NOT SKILLED IN GOVERNING. HE IS OPPOSED TO A COUP D' ETAT BY SOLDIERS, THEIR SEIZING OF POWER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8TEC58HCF3NCDM46VMGY438J6
    Media URN:
    VLVA8TEC58HCF3NCDM46VMGY438J6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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