• Short Summary

    In Lebanon on Monday(29 Jan) thousands of people attended the funeral of Hussein Bashir Abul-Khair, the Cyprus representative of the Palestine Liberation Organisation(PLO).

  • Description

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    STV Uniformed men with flag marching TILT UP TO GV Funeral procession
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    2.
    SV Picture of dead man on front of hearse
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    3.
    GTV TILT UP Crowds & procession
    0.26

    4.
    TV People on roadside watching
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    5.
    STV People with flags & wreaths
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    6.
    BV Procession
    0.38

    7.
    STV Demonstrators clapping & chanting
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    8.
    GTV Procession
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    Funeral procession: people with flags, wreaths and pictures of the dead man.




    Initials SGM/0042 SGM/0038



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: In Lebanon on Monday(29 Jan) thousands of people attended the funeral of Hussein Bashir Abul-Khair, the Cyprus representative of the Palestine Liberation Organisation(PLO). He was killed last week by a bomb which exploded under his bed in a Cyprus hotel.

    His body was flown back to Lebanon on Sunday(28 Jan).

    The funeral took place at the Ain el Heloue Palestinian refuges camp, near Sidon.

    SYNOPSIS: A funeral procession in Lebanon on Monday for a representative of the Palestine Liberation Organisation -- the P.L.O.

    The man, Hussein Bashir Abul-Khair, was the organisation's representative in Cyprus.

    He was killed last week by a bomb which exploded under his bed in a Cyprus hotel. The bomb was triggered by radio. The case is still being investigated by Cypriot police.

    The body of Hussein Bashir Abul-Khair was flown to Lebanon on Sunday for burial after a service at the Ain el Heloua Palestinian refuges camp outside Sidon. Most of the camp's twenty-thousand inhabitants turned out.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8XRS9REQOD6ICCLZCLI91CIC8
    Media URN:
    VLVA8XRS9REQOD6ICCLZCLI91CIC8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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