• Short Summary

    Senator Edward Kennedy, who returned to the United States this week after a tour of Pakistani refugee camps in India, has urged an end to arms shipments to the Pakistan Government - and an end to all economic support for its Government.

  • Description

    Senator Edward Kennedy, who returned to the United States this week after a tour of Pakistani refugee camps in India, has urged an end to arms shipments to the Pakistan Government - and an end to all economic support for its Government. speaking to the National Press Club in Washington, he accused the Pakistan Government of "ravaging East Pakistan" in a "monumental slaughter", and he said it violated all the most basic principals of humanity. Senator Kennedy, a Democrat, also said the U.S. Government should consider breaking diplomatic relations with Pakistan.

    This film shows an extract from Senator Kennedy's speech.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9S97H3ICFFFEEOOUSXFJ4IHRZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA9S97H3ICFFFEEOOUSXFJ4IHRZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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