• Short Summary

    Saigon Feb, 19 - The spokesmen of the coup said to newsmen that the coup leaders supported the government of Dr Phan Huy Quat.

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    LS The Radio Station of Saigon is occupied by armored cars and troops



    MS,CU 25th infantry division's soldiers around the station



    MS Armored cars stationed in each corner of streets



    MS,CU Crowds followed the events



    MS,CU Infantry soldiers were fighting positions



    MS,CU Armored cars in front of the Radio station



    MS General Head Quarter of the Armed Forces were occupied



    MS Crowds followed the coup



    MS,CU Armored cars in the streets



    MS,CU Crowds during the coup.




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    Background: Saigon Feb, 19 - The spokesmen of the coup said to newsmen that the coup leaders supported the government of Dr Phan Huy Quat.The spokesman called the coup as an operation to kick out general Nguyen Khanh and his band of the Armed Forces Council.A unit of armored cars and amphibious M-113 tanks, the 25th infantry Division are involved.First report said 3 generals are in compound: Generals Tran Van Minh, defense, Linh Quang Vien, Information, Nguyen Van Dong, governor of Saigon.Khanh is in Vung Tau sea shore,.....

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9NUKPSJE2FUQCEX7GX7Q36GGM
    Media URN:
    VLVA9NUKPSJE2FUQCEX7GX7Q36GGM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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