• Short Summary

    On Monday (8th October), the third day of fighting in the Middle East, the Egyptian Ambassador in London, Kamal Rifaat repeated Egypt's claims that her forces were in control of the Eastern Bank of the Suez Canal.

  • Description

    On Monday (8th October), the third day of fighting in the Middle East, the Egyptian Ambassador in London, Kamal Rifaat repeated Egypt's claims that her forces were in control of the Eastern Bank of the Suez Canal. The Egyptians crossed the Canal into Israeli-occupied territory on Saturday (6th October) and have since denied the Israelis claims that they have knocked out the Egyptian's pontoon bridges, leaving the Egyptian forces stranded. The Egyptian Ambassador also spoke about peace initiatives.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABC1LO7LF2HPEB4G4625YIQIIW
    Media URN:
    VLVABC1LO7LF2HPEB4G4625YIQIIW
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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