• Short Summary

    MILITARY PREPARATIONS BY U.S. FORCES ARE GOING AHEAD NON-STOP ON THE COAST FACING CUBA AT?

  • Description

    MILITARY PREPARATIONS BY U.S. FORCES ARE GOING AHEAD NON-STOP ON THE COAST FACING CUBA AT KEY WEST, FLORIDA. BARBED-WIRE FORTIFICATIONS HAVE BEEN STRUNG ALONG THE BEACH AND TROOPS HAVE TAKEN UP SANDBAGGES POSITIONS.

    MISSILE LAUNCHERS HAVE BEEN SET UP AT STRATEGIC POINTS ON THE COAST AND ROVING AIRCRAFT ARE KEEPING A CLOSE WATCH OVER COASTAL WATERS.

    MEANWHILE, CUBAN TROOPS HAVE BEEN TAKING PART IN MANOEUVRES ON THE ISLAND. THEY ARE BEEN IN COMBAT PRACTIVE WITH FLAME-THROWERS, MOBILE MISSILE-LAUNCHERS AND MACHINE-GUNS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9WZC3JHBOEUPI7C3SS4E5YYR8
    Media URN:
    VLVA9WZC3JHBOEUPI7C3SS4E5YYR8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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