• Short Summary

    Without warning, Italian armed forces invaded Ethiopia on October 3, 1935, quickly defeated the Ethiopian Army, and forced Emperor Haile Selassie into exile first in Palestine and eventually in Great Britain.

  • Description

    Without warning, Italian armed forces invaded Ethiopia on October 3, 1935, quickly defeated the Ethiopian Army, and forced Emperor Haile Selassie into exile first in Palestine and eventually in Great Britain. In June 1936, Emperor Selassie came before the League of Nations in Geneva, Switzerland to plead for assistance but received a hostile reception.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA95TE959NKDJ5TZ5KZ29AIPKXA
    Media URN:
    VLVA95TE959NKDJ5TZ5KZ29AIPKXA
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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