• Short Summary

    Egypt's President Anwar E1 Sadat paid tribute to troops injured in the fighting against Israel when he visited a military rehabilitation centre yesterday (Monday) on the anniversary of the outbreak of violence on June 5, 1967.

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    Egypt's President Anwar E1 Sadat paid tribute to troops injured in the fighting against Israel when he visited a military rehabilitation centre yesterday (Monday) on the anniversary of the outbreak of violence on June 5, 1967.

    This official film shows the President talking with offices and soldiers injured in the action.

    Information supplied with the film said the wife of the President, Mrs. Gehan E1 Sadat, had earlier arrived at the centre accompanied by the Social A fairs Minister Mr. Eisha Rateb, and the President's military counsellor, General E1 Laitny Nassef.

    President Sadat was accompanied by the Deputy Premier, Lieutenant-General Mohammed Ahmed Sadak.

    On his arrival, President Sadat was received by the head of the centre, Major-General Physician Mohamed Hassan Housny.

    After a tour of inspection, the President spoke to patients in the hospital hall.

    SYNOPSIS: Egypt's President Anwar E1 Sadat arrives at a rehabilitation centre in Cairo to meet officers and soldiers injured in the fighting against Israel during the Middle East war in 1967. Also visiting the centre was the President's wife, Mrs. Gehan E1 Sadat.

    The visit shown in this official film, ??? with the outbreak of hostilities, and the President paid special tribute to those who had been injured in the action.

    The President and Mrs. Sadat were accompanied by the Deputy Premier, lieu Tenant-General Mohamed Ahmed Sadak, the Social Affairs Minister Mr. Eisha Rateb, and the President's military counsellor, General E1 Laitny Nassef.

    The President spent some time talking with the patients...many of them still showing the effects of serious injuries received in the war. After a tour of inspection, the President also addressed a group of the patients in the hospital's main hall.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9ZOEP9GQH4C9DC4OJO4JTRS84
    Media URN:
    VLVA9ZOEP9GQH4C9DC4OJO4JTRS84
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/06/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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