• Short Summary

    WEEPING CROWDS FILED PAST THE COFFINS OF TWO MURDERED TRADE UNIONIST YESTERDAY (MONDAY) IN NICOSIA.THE?

  • Description

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    GV.INT...COFFINS LIE-IN-STATE
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    2.
    MV. WOMEN CRYING OVER COFFINS
    0.15

    3.
    GV. OTHER MOURNERS WALKING PAST COFFINS (2 SHOTS)
    0.32

    4.
    MV. WEEPING WOMAN
    0.37

    5.
    CU. HYSTERICAL WOMAN
    0.42

    6.
    GV. MOURNERS PASSING COFFINS
    0.51



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    Background: WEEPING CROWDS FILED PAST THE COFFINS OF TWO MURDERED TRADE UNIONIST YESTERDAY (MONDAY) IN NICOSIA.THE TWO MEN -- ONE A GREEK, THE OTHER A TURK -- WERE ASSASSINATED ACCORDING TO THE GREEK CYPRIOT GOVERNMENT BY "AT LEAST FOUR TURKS" IN THEIR BULLET-RIDDLED CAR SOUTH OF NICOSIA ON SUNDAY.

    AS MEMBERS OF THE FAMILY AND OTHER MOURNERS PAID THEIR LAST RESPECTS TO THE DEAD IN THE TRADES UNION BUILDING THE GREEK CYPRIOT LEFT-WING LABOUR FEDERATION CALLED ON ITS MEMBERS TO STOP WORK IN ORDER TO PAY TRIBUTE TO THE TWO DEAD MEN.

    THE MURDERED TURKISH CYPRIOT, DERVISH GAVAZOGLU, WAS A LEFT-WING TRADE UNION OFFICIAL WHO OUTSPOKENLY FAVOURED GRECO-TURKISH CO-OPERATION.HIS COMPANION, COSTAS MISAOULIS, WAS AN OFFICIAL OF THE GREEK CYPRIOT TRADES UNION FEDERATION.

    THE GOVERNMENT STATEMENT SAID THERE IS "A HEALTHY CURRENT AMONG TURKS IN FAVOUR OF CO-OPERATION AND FRIENDSHIP WITH GREEKS WHICH THE TURKISH TERRORISTS ARE TRYING TO STEM WITH MURDER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA0VONZD547FYPBTR1NVQ2Z62
    Media URN:
    VLVAA0VONZD547FYPBTR1NVQ2Z62
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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