• Short Summary

    ARTURO FRONDIZI, THE DEPOSED PRESIDENT OF ARGENTINA, HAS BEEN TRANSFERRED FROM HIS ISLAND PRISON AT BUENOS AIRES TO A NEW DETENTION HOME ONE THOUSAND MILES IN LAND.

  • Description

    ARTURO FRONDIZI, THE DEPOSED PRESIDENT OF ARGENTINA, HAS BEEN TRANSFERRED FROM HIS ISLAND PRISON AT BUENOS AIRES TO A NEW DETENTION HOME ONE THOUSAND MILES IN LAND.

    FRONDIZI WAS OVERTHROWN IN A MILITARY POWER STRUGGLE NEARLY A YEAR AGO. FOR ELEVEN MONTHS THE ARGENTINE NAVY HAS HELD HIM AS A POLITICAL PRISONER IN A SECLUDED BUNGALOW ON THE ISLAND OF MARTIN GARCIA THE HARBOUR OF BUENOS AIRES.

    HE IS NOW BEING DETAINED NEAR THE CITY OF SAN CARLOS DE BARILOCHE IN A HOUSE OVERLOOKING A LAKE SURROUNDED BY TREES. FRONDIZI WILL HAVE FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT - BUT HE WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO LEAVE THE AREA. THE PREMISES WILL BE GUARDED BY MEN OF THE GENDARMERIA - POLICE CORPS FOR THE TERRITORIES AND BORDERS. THERE WAS NO IMMEDIATE EXPLANATION FOR THE TRANSFER.

    FRONDIZI, WHO WAS ARGENTINA'S PRESIDENT FOR FOUR YEARS, HAS REFUSED TO RESIGN. REPRESENTATIVES OF BCINA AND NBC NEWS WHO SAW HIM ARRIVE AT HIS NEW "HOME", SAID THE FORMER PRESIDENT LOOKED WELL BUT WOULD NOT MAKE ANY POLITICAL STATEMENTS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABR0OXP9BM4A6XQU2IR5CTMEVE
    Media URN:
    VLVABR0OXP9BM4A6XQU2IR5CTMEVE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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