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    Saigon March 3.- These days ago, many Americans in the Saigon city, specially the press corps protested against the American embassy about the hunger strike of some American prisonners in the jail of Saigon.

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    MS,CU Mr Tran Minh Tiet, minister for Justice arrived to the prison



    MS,CU He is welcomed by general Nguyen Ngoc Loan, director of the general directorate of National police and security, Mr Luu Dinh Diep, general attorney of Saigon Court



    MS,CU Mr Tiet, Diep and general Loan at the office of Saigon prison



    Ms,CU Mr Bennett, one of the American prisonners came to reply to newsmen's questions. He is one of the 3 American prisonners now still in Saigon jail. The 2 others as per the Director of the Saigon prison, are sick and refused to show off.



    MS,CU Views of the press conference where American newsmen interviewed Bennett for the Saigon jail situation



    MS,CU Many other views of the pressconference and photographers



    MS General view of the pressconference.




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    Background: Saigon March 3.- These days ago, many Americans in the Saigon city, specially the press corps protested against the American embassy about the hunger strike of some American prisonners in the jail of Saigon. During Tet celebration 3 of them has been released in clemency. Other 3 are still in jail. This morning, Mr Bennett one of the prisonners, representing the 2 others and himself replied many questions of the newsmen.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9TDJ5VI1U7DFUXR7SA2Y0YXPG
    Media URN:
    VLVA9TDJ5VI1U7DFUXR7SA2Y0YXPG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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