• Short Summary

    A Nairobi court yesterday (Tuesday) sentenced 12 men to long terms in jail for plotting the overthrow of the Kenyan Government.

  • Description

    A Nairobi court yesterday (Tuesday) sentenced 12 men to long terms in jail for plotting the overthrow of the Kenyan Government. The 12, who called themselves "The Revolutionary Council", received sentences ranging from nine to seven years.

    Outside the court, the plotters waved to friends and relatives. Police controlled a crowd of about 400 who watched as the 12 were driven off in an armoured prison van, heavily escorted by security men.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA0VIDKC9QAVHB73T83W5QTF4F
    Media URN:
    VLVAA0VIDKC9QAVHB73T83W5QTF4F
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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