• Short Summary

    Each week some 400 Belgians who left the Congo are flying back to Leopoldville to take up their posts again to help the new Congolese Administration.

  • Description

    Each week some 400 Belgians who left the Congo are flying back to Leopoldville to take up their posts again to help the new Congolese Administration.

    Among them arriving Nov 23 were doctors, civil servants and police official, some with their wives and children.

    Many of the returning Belgians are employees in private firm and owners of small businesses. But apart from administrative officials, the Congolese Administration are appealing to Belgian , professors and teachers of primary and secondary schools to return to the Congo.

    Belgian doctors are much sought after SEQUENCE: Aircraft lands Leopoldville Airport, people leave. Women, children leave aircraft. Belgian towards airport buildings & at Customs. Belgians doctor examines native & Congolese child. Belgian mayor with sash of office at work in hi office of a Leopoldville Commune. Belgian judicial police inspector talks to assistant. Belgians meet at cafe table.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABBC8H32909EP529E3ZV4Q4VZN
    Media URN:
    VLVABBC8H32909EP529E3ZV4Q4VZN
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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