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    Roll 1:Preparations for the arrival. Tschombe arrives airport salutes flag. Next to him in dark glasses Minister Interior Monongo. end of roll Tschombe giving order to Belgian officer at last minute as Dag refused land unless soldier could come in too



    ROLL 2:Dag arrival met by Tschombe Count d'Aspromont etc. passes in review guard of honour and is conducted in front of Katanga flag, hesitates embarrassed and continues. At this point members of the opposition party (Balubakat) had a sign that read Vive le Nations Unie, Vive Hammarkjold, Vive le Congo Unie. Belgian Officer tears sign down and collusion takes place, man is arrested (name Banza Esmel, opposition deputy-See story on opposition walks out of parliament) Radio Reporter (NCRV Hilversum gets in trouble with Belgium officer who tries to grab his recorder as he was getting a statement from the arrested man. More Dag and Tshombe and UN General talking to Belgium Officer.



    ROLL UN Troops coming out of planes.




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    NOTE: ROLL 2: has an exclusive.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9HL6CNO9FDJU8UI7G34RIN76M
    Media URN:
    VLVA9HL6CNO9FDJU8UI7G34RIN76M
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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