• Short Summary

    SIX WOUNDED BIAFRAN SOLDIERS ARE NOW IN BONN AS PART OF A PLAN BY THE INTERNATIONAL RED CROSS TO DISTRIBUTE MEN INJURED IN THE NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR THROUGHOUT MAJOR EUROPEAN CENTRES FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT.

  • Description

    SIX WOUNDED BIAFRAN SOLDIERS ARE NOW IN BONN AS PART OF A PLAN BY THE INTERNATIONAL RED CROSS TO DISTRIBUTE MEN INJURED IN THE NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR THROUGHOUT MAJOR EUROPEAN CENTRES FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT.

    YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) A SWISS CHARTER AIRCRAFT FLEW IN TO BONN'S KOLN AIRPORT FROM BIAFRA, WITH A GROUP OF WOUNDED BIAFRANS ON BOARD. SIX MEN WERE HANDED OVER TO THE WEST GERMANY RED CROSS AND TAKEN TO LOCAL HOSPITAL.

    THE OTHERS STILL ABOARD THE AIRCRAFT WERE FLOWN TO HOLLAND, TO BE PLACED IN DUTCH HOSPITALS UNDER THE CARE OF A DUTCH DOCTOR WHO CAME WITH THEM FROM BIAFRA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB1YMK12XR3UBSTAYKR2MYMCJR
    Media URN:
    VLVAB1YMK12XR3UBSTAYKR2MYMCJR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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