• Short Summary

    PM Begin was hospitalised this afternoon upon his return from a cabinet session, which dealt with the next phase of Israel's Sinai withdrawal and which took place in the operations room of GHQ.

  • Description


    Cameramen and photographers waiting and listening to the news



    The new (in Hebrew) announcing Mr. Begin's hospitalisation



    Sign "Hadassah University Hospital



    Groups of people standing around



    A medic and an ambulance



    More radio



    2x statement by Dr. Harel on Camera




    Initials


    Adequate Coverage although hospital exteriors rather dark and short. Good sound unwanted for SVC ???

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: PM Begin was hospitalised this afternoon upon his return from a cabinet session, which dealt with the next phase of Israel's Sinai withdrawal and which took place in the operations room of GHQ. Whilst in the beginning there were rumours that the PM might be seriously ill, a communique issued by Dr. Assa Harel, Director of Hadassah Hospital, Ein Karem, the PM had an especially hard week and did not feel well. He was therefore brought to the hospital for tests which showed that there is nothing very wrong with Mr. Begin. The PM in due to be released tomorrow, Friday, or Saturday and will have to rest at home for a few days.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABM753GLHHULDFMWQRZKDP97R2
    Media URN:
    VLVABM753GLHHULDFMWQRZKDP97R2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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