• Short Summary

    Townspeople in the Lebanese town of Nabatiyeh town of Nabatiyeh blocked all roads around the town with burning tyres and barricades in protest against Israel's policy of carrying its war against Palestinian commandos into south Lebanon.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN Wreckage of village and people stand about. (3 shots)
    0.16

    2.
    SV More wreckage and people standing in street. (2 shots)
    0.29

    3.
    SV Shattered car and more people standing amid ruins. (2 shots)
    0.38

    4.
    SV Marchers halt by flames of ruins.
    0.45

    5.
    SV AND GV Demonstrator stops cars on road.
    1.00



    Initials VS 23.43 VS 23.51 JW/ET/1909


    EDITORS PLEASE NOTE: WITH REFERENCE TO OUR ITEM SERVICED YESTERDAY (2 JANUARY) ENTITLED: "LEBANON: VILLAGERS PROTEST AT CONTINUED ISRAELI ATTACKS ON LEBANESE TARGETS" (PRODUCTION NUMBER 0038/75),
    THIS FILM WAS SHOT IN TWO SEPARATE LOCATIONS.
    THE FIRST LOCATION ON FILM WAS THE VILLAGE OF TAIBEH AND SHOWED SCENES OF DEVASTATION ETC. AFTER THE ATTACK.
    THE SECOND LOCATION WAS THE NEARBY TOWN OF NABATIYEH WHERE THE DEMONSTRATION PROTESTING AT THE ISRAELI RAID WAS HELD LATER THAT DAY (WEDNESDAY, 1 JANUARY).
    PLEASE AMEND YOUR RECORDS ACCORDINGLY.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Townspeople in the Lebanese town of Nabatiyeh town of Nabatiyeh blocked all roads around the town with burning tyres and barricades in protest against Israel's policy of carrying its war against Palestinian commandos into south Lebanon.

    An Israeli force, estimated at about 200 commandos, attacked the village of Taibeh - near Nabatiyeh - on Wednesday night (1 January) and killed four people, including two children, according to Lebanese military sources.

    During the ten-minute raid a villager and his two children were killed when their house was blown up. The fourth victim was apparently a student who was walking home when the Israelis attacked.

    The raid was the latest in a long series of Israeli ground, sea and air attacks across the Lebanese border and the second incursion on successive nights.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8UCPG0PZP60GTMQ5UCTU4QNVP
    Media URN:
    VLVA8UCPG0PZP60GTMQ5UCTU4QNVP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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