• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT BEN BELLA TOLD A MEETING IN ALGIERS YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) THAT A GROUP OF MEN HAD PLANNED TO SEIZE POWERS IN ALGERIA WITH THE AID OF FOREIGN POWERS.

  • Description

    1.
    LV TO GV DEMONSTRATORS MARCH WITH BANNERS AND PLACARDS
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    2.

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    3.
    REAR VIEW MARCHERS
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    4.
    GV PAN DOWN FROM BUILDING TO MARCHERS CONGREGATED IN SQUARE
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    5.
    SV PAN .. BANNERS
    0.29

    6.
    GV VEILED WOMEN ATTEND RALLY
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    7.
    SV RALLY
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    8.
    GTV PAN MASS CROWD ATTENDING RALLY
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    9.
    SV BEN BELLA SPEAKS TO CROWD
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    10.
    STV CROWD
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    11.
    SV BEN BELLA SPEAKS TO CROWD
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    12.
    GTV CROWD
    0.51

    13.
    SV CROWD DISPERSE
    0.56



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    Background: PRESIDENT BEN BELLA TOLD A MEETING IN ALGIERS YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) THAT A GROUP OF MEN HAD PLANNED TO SEIZE POWERS IN ALGERIA WITH THE AID OF FOREIGN POWERS. HE DID NOT NAME THE POWERS INVOLVED.

    HE SPOKE TO A MASS RALLY OF SUPPORTERS IN AN ALGIER'S SQUARE. EARLIER, THOUSANDS HAD MARCHED THROUGH THE CITY STREETS WAVING BANNERS AND HOLDING ALOFT PLACARDS DEMONSTRATING THEIR SUPPORT FOR THE F.L.N. (GOVERNMENT) PARTY.

    PRESIDENT BEN BELLA'S SPEECH FOLLOWED ANNOUNCEMENTS OF DISORDERS IN ORAN, WESTERN ALGERIA, WHICH HE BLAMED ON COUNTER-REVOLUTIONARIES. HE SAID A NEW "REVOLUTIONARY CRIMINAL COURT" HAD BEEN SET UP THERE AND FROM WHICH THERE WAS NO APPEAL.

    HE TOLD HIS ALGIERS' AUDIENCE THE GOVERNMENT HAD DEFINITE EVIDENCE THAT A GROUP OF POLITICIANS HAD GOT TOGETHER TO SEIZE POWER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9CQPI4M46DVE6YKC1XZ2240Y3
    Media URN:
    VLVA9CQPI4M46DVE6YKC1XZ2240Y3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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