• Short Summary

    President Moktar Ould Daddah of Mauritania attended the Festival of Id-El-Kabir, or Tabaski, in the grounds of the Grand Mosque in Nouakchott on Saturday, February 6th.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Grand Mosque
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    2.
    GV Motorcade arrives
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    3.
    SV President Ould Daddah out of car and greeted by Imam and other religious leaders (2 shots)
    0.21

    4.
    SV Muslims seated TILT DOWN to prayer beads PAN ALONG congregation (2 shots)
    0.32

    5.
    SV President with M. Koita, M. Boya, Imam and religious leaders (2 shots)
    0.38

    6.
    GV Congregation at prayer (2 shots)
    0.48

    7.
    SV & GV President & leaders leaving (2 shots)
    1.00

    8.
    GV Motorcade away through crowd
    1.04



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: President Moktar Ould Daddah of Mauritania attended the Festival of Id-El-Kabir, or Tabaski, in the grounds of the Grand Mosque in Nouakchott on Saturday, February 6th. He was accompanied by the Imam of Nouakchott, religious leader of Mauritania's Muslims; National Assembly President Yousspup Koita; and General Secretary for Religious Affairs Boya. Ninety-nine percent of the population of Mauritania are Muslims - for whom is the "great festival" of the Islamic year.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA3CP9KVLJXDJ1ED3QB61CRKMT
    Media URN:
    VLVAA3CP9KVLJXDJ1ED3QB61CRKMT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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