• Short Summary

    THE WITHDRAWAL OF SERVICE FAMILIES FROM ADEN HAS BEEN STEPPED-UP FOLLOWING THE ANNOUNCEMENT THAT ADEN IS TO BECOME INDEPENDENT AT THE END OF THIS MONTH.

  • Description

    1.
    MV LANDROVER MOVES AWAY
    0.08

    2.
    MV SOLDIERS LOADING UP LANDROVERS (2 SHOTS)
    0.17

    3.
    MV SOLDIERS WRITING ON LORRIES (2 SHOTS)
    0.30

    4.
    MV LANDROVERS AWAY
    0.37

    5.
    MV DRIVER IN LANDROVER
    0.41

    6.
    LV TROOPS WITH TRANSPORT
    0.43

    7.
    CU SOLDIER WITH GUN IN HAND
    0.45

    8.
    MV SOLDIERS PACKING
    0.49

    9.
    MV BEDS
    0.53

    10.
    MV FURNITURE BEING PACKED & AWAY IN LORRY (2 SHOTS)
    1.04

    11.
    MV TRACKING PAST EMPTY HUTS IN CAMP
    1.15



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE WITHDRAWAL OF SERVICE FAMILIES FROM ADEN HAS BEEN STEPPED-UP FOLLOWING THE ANNOUNCEMENT THAT ADEN IS TO BECOME INDEPENDENT AT THE END OF THIS MONTH.

    SEVERAL HUNDRED FAMILIES OF SERVICEMEN SERVING IN ADEN ARE TO BE WITHDRAWN, AND FLOWN HOME TO BRITAIN IN THE NEXT TWO WEEKS.

    THE WITHDRAWAL ALSO MEANS A QUICK PREPARATION BY MILITARY FORCES NOW SERVING IN ADEN.

    WHEN THE BRITISH SECURITY FORCES HAVE FINALLY WITHDRAWN THEIR DEFENSIVE ROLE WILL BE TAKEN OVER THE TROOPS OF THE SOUTH ARABIAN ARMY.

    THE BRITISH FORCES ARE EXPECTED TO BE KEPT UNUSUALLY BUSY IN THEIR DUAL ROLE IN THE NEXT TWO WEEKS - THAT OF KEEPING THE PEACE AND PREPARING FOR THEIR OWN EMBARKATION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABOUTQGOT6JBL8VL62HITAMGIH
    Media URN:
    VLVABOUTQGOT6JBL8VL62HITAMGIH
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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