• Short Summary

    LAOTIAN PREMIER PRINCE SOUVANNA PHOUMA ARRIVED IN BANGKOK ON OCTOBER 15, FIRST TIME IN LAST FIVE YEARS, ON A PERSONAL VISIT - SENDING HIS SON OFF FOR A SCHOOL IN LONDON.

  • Description

    1.
    MLS PRINCE PHOUMA STEPS DOWN FROM PLANE
    1 1/2 ft

    2.
    MCU PRINCE MET BY MR. THANAT (2 SHOTS)
    6 1/2 ft

    3.
    MLS BAND
    8 ft

    4.
    MLS PRINCE INSPECTS GUARD OF HONOUR (2 SHOTS)
    13 1/2 ft

    5.
    MLS PRINCE'S PARTY MOVES ON
    15 ft

    6.
    MS MEETS V.I.PS (2 SHOTS)
    24 ft

    7.
    MCU PRINCE & OTHERS
    26 ft

    8.
    CU MR. THANAT
    28 ft

    9.
    CU PRINCE
    30 ft

    10.
    MS PRINCE & MR. THANAT
    33 ft

    11.
    MLS GROUP
    37 ft



    Initials VTS/S/MK/GAP/AMR



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: LAOTIAN PREMIER PRINCE SOUVANNA PHOUMA ARRIVED IN BANGKOK ON OCTOBER 15, FIRST TIME IN LAST FIVE YEARS, ON A PERSONAL VISIT - SENDING HIS SON OFF FOR A SCHOOL IN LONDON.

    THE PRINCE WAS MET AT AIRPORT BY THAI FOREIGN MINISTER MR. THANAT KHOMAN, PRESIDENT OF CONSTITUTIONAL ASSEMBLY GEN. LUANG SUTHISARM RONAKORN WHO IS ALSO DEPUTY COMMANDER OF ARMED FORCES, AMONG OTHERS. PRINCE PHOUMA WAS GREETED WITH A GUARD OF HONOUR. HE WOULD CALL ON THE THAI KING AND QUEEN AND ALSO MEET PREMIER MARSHAL SARIT.

    THOUGH PRINCE WOULD NOT TALK TO THE PRESS, A MEMBER OF HIS PARTY, GEN. BOONLEUTH SAMICHAN, FORMER COMMANDER THE RIGHT-WING LAOTIAN ARMY, SAID THERE WERE STILL CLASHES BETWEEN PATHET LAO AND RIGHT-WING TROOPS SOUTH OF ATTAPUE AND SAM NEUA. HE SAID THAT ONLY U.S. TROOPS HAVE LEFT THE COUNTRY AND THAT VIETMINH TROOPS WERE NOW WORKING AS CIVILIAN LABOURERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA943OAKUN29LLXV6VICXWTVQWC
    Media URN:
    VLVA943OAKUN29LLXV6VICXWTVQWC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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