• Short Summary

    SIX PEOPLE, INCLUDING TWO WOMEN AND A CHILD, WERE DROWNED IN DAMASCUS ON MONDAY NIGHT WHEN FLOODS SWEPT THROUGH THE SYRIAN CAPITAL AND ITS SUBURBS AFTER HOURS OF HEAVY RAIN.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PARLIAMENT STREET FLOODED
    0.05

    2.
    GV CAR & BUS DRIVING ALONG FLOODED STREET
    0.11

    3.
    LV STRANDED CAR
    0.15

    4.
    SV MAN CARRYING BOY THROUGH FLOODED STREET
    0.20

    5.
    LV DRIVER CLIMBING OUT WATER-LOGGED CAR
    0.26

    6.
    SCU BUS DRIVES THROUGH FLOODED STREET
    0.30

    7.
    GV BUSES DRIVING DOWN FLOODED STREET
    0.46



    Initials PC/S/MGT/SGM



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: SIX PEOPLE, INCLUDING TWO WOMEN AND A CHILD, WERE DROWNED IN DAMASCUS ON MONDAY NIGHT WHEN FLOODS SWEPT THROUGH THE SYRIAN CAPITAL AND ITS SUBURBS AFTER HOURS OF HEAVY RAIN.

    A SYRIAN INTERIOR MINISTRY SOURCE ESTIMATED DAMAGE TO PROPERTY AT TWO MILLION SYRIAN POUNDS.

    THE FLOODS, HEAVIEST FOR FIFTEEN YEARS, COVERED ALMOST ALL THE SYRIAN DISTRICTS AND CAUSED AN 8-HOUR DISRUPTION IN TELEPHONE COMMUNICATIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABE4YJDXZZUX8GIC4470K1QCMN
    Media URN:
    VLVABE4YJDXZZUX8GIC4470K1QCMN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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