• Short Summary

    William Macomber, an official from the United States State Department said in Washington on Thursday (8 March), that it was a difficult thing to arrange the protection of diplomats on risky assignments.

  • Description

    William Macomber, an official from the United States State Department said in Washington on Thursday (8 March), that it was a difficult thing to arrange the protection of diplomats on risky assignments.

    Mr. Macomber said on television that even though the United States had armoured cars, follow-cars and other safeguards, terrorist could get anyone sooner or later, but that steps could be taken to make it harder for them to do so.

    Mr. Macomber flew to Khartoum in Sudan last week (2 March) and helped to bring back the bodies of the two United States diplomats who were murdered there by three Palestinian Arab terrorists.

    The following is a text of Mr. Macomebr's interview included in this film.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAF48FLM5KGGZONF1CQLF19RID
    Media URN:
    VLVAAF48FLM5KGGZONF1CQLF19RID
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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