• Short Summary

    ARMY AMMUNITION EXPERTS ON MONDAY DETONATED YET ANOTHER HOMEMADE BOMB FOUND IN THE CAUSEWAY BAY DISTRICT OF HONG KONG ISLAND.

  • Description

    ARMY AMMUNITION EXPERTS ON MONDAY DETONATED YET ANOTHER HOMEMADE BOMB FOUND IN THE CAUSEWAY BAY DISTRICT OF HONG KONG ISLAND. ANOTHER BOMB HAD BEEN SET OFF EARLIER NEAR THE WANCHAI FIRE STATION, AND A FIRE OFFICER HAD BEEN KILLED.

    POLICE CONDUCTED A ROUTINE SEARCH AFTER THE BOMB EXPLOSION NEAR THE WANCHAI FIRE STATION, BUT NO ARRESTS WERE MADE. PEDESTRIANS WERE SEARCHED, AND CAR DRIVERS WERE ASKED TO SHOW IDENTIFICATION.

    AN OFFICIAL FROM THE GOVERNMENT INFORMATION OFFICE, A BRITISH ARMY EXPLOSIVES EXPERT AND VARIOUS SENIOR FIRE OFFICERS EXAMINED THE SCENE.

    LATER ANOTHER GROUP OF EXPLOSIVES EXPERTS DETONATED A SMALL HOME-MADE BOMB OUTSIDE THE PEKING RESTAURANT, IN CAUSEWAY BAY.

    THE BOMB WAS ONE OF SEVERAL BOMBS AND HAND GRENADES FOUND IN THE AREA. ONE HAD BEEN SET OFF EARLIER BY A PASSING CAR, INJURING THE DRIVER AND PASSENGERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAALN33E2EXHXYLYF0VWTJLMQS0
    Media URN:
    VLVAALN33E2EXHXYLYF0VWTJLMQS0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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