• Short Summary

    An Ethiopian monastery on the occupied West Bank of the Jordan River was reported to have been shelled by Israeli forces on Sunday (2 August) during a clash with an Arab Commando group.

  • Description

    An Ethiopian monastery on the occupied West Bank of the Jordan River was reported to have been shelled by Israeli forces on Sunday (2 August) during a clash with an Arab Commando group.

    A Jordanian Military spokesman said parts of the monastery, situated near Jericho on the Dead Sea, had been hit during the action. A Guerrilla group, the Arab Palestine Organisation, claimed that its commandos raised the Palestine flag over the monastery. The commandos clashed with Israeli troops who twice attempted to bring the flag down.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA99IV76RWPA61QDL27Q3VLF7LP
    Media URN:
    VLVA99IV76RWPA61QDL27Q3VLF7LP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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