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    DR. KENNETH ABRAHAMS, THE COLOURED REFUGEE PHYSICIAN FROM SOUTH-WEST AFRICA, IS IN TANGANYIKA. HE FLEW?

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    MV. SIGNPOST: DAR-ES-SALAAM AIRPORT.
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    MV. DR. ABRAHAMS TALKING TO GROUP INCLUDING MINISTER LUSINDE.
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    MCU. DITTO. (3 SHOTS).
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    MV. DR. ABRAHAMS AND AFRICAN WALK TO CAR.
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    MV. INTO CAR AND DRIVE AWAY.
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    LV. CONTROL TOWER.
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    CU. MR AND MRS ABRAHAMS AND MR. LUSINDE.
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    CU. DR. ABRAHAMS, PAN TO MRS. ABRAHAMS.
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    EDITORS: SEE ALSO PROD 6793/63 SEPT. 3 DR. ABRAHAMS SOFINT ON "KIDNAP" STORY

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    Background: DR. KENNETH ABRAHAMS, THE COLOURED REFUGEE PHYSICIAN FROM SOUTH-WEST AFRICA, IS IN TANGANYIKA. HE FLEW INTO DAR-ES-SALAAM YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) IN A CHARTER AIRCRAFT FROM ELISABETHVILLE, KATANGA.

    WITH HIM WERE HIS WIFE, OTTILLIE, AND MR. NUJOMA, PRESIDENT OF THE SOUTH-WEST AFRICA PEOPLE'S ORGANIZATION (SWAPO). THEY WERE GREETED ON ARRIVAL BY MR. LUSINDE, TANGANYIKA'S HOME AFFAIRS MINISTER.

    DR. ABRAHAMS, 26, TOLD PRESSMEN THAT SINCE HE LEFT SOUTH-WEST AFRICA LAST JULY, THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT HAD CLAIMED HE WAS A LEADER OF SUBVERSIVE ELEMENTS AIMED AT OVER-THROWING THE VERWOERD REGIME BY SABOTAGE AND VIOLENCE. HE EMPHATICALLY DENIED THIS. HE ADDED HE INTENDED TO CONTINUE WORKING FOR SWAPO, OF WHICH HE'D BEEN A MEMBER FOR THE PAST THREE YEARS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABEYI38XJ6AIEP8H37LGSH6DM3
    Media URN:
    VLVABEYI38XJ6AIEP8H37LGSH6DM3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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