• Short Summary

    AT A SPECIAL CEREMONY IN SEOUL JUNE 19, GENERAL PAK CHUNG HEE, WHO HAD JUST BEEN APPOINTED PRIME MINISTER BY SOUTH KOREA'S RULING MILITARY JUNTA, SWORE IN THE 14 MEMBERS OF HIS NEW CABINET.

  • Description

    AT A SPECIAL CEREMONY IN SEOUL JUNE 19, GENERAL PAK CHUNG HEE, WHO HAD JUST BEEN APPOINTED PRIME MINISTER BY SOUTH KOREA'S RULING MILITARY JUNTA, SWORE IN THE 14 MEMBERS OF HIS NEW CABINET.

    THE NEW DEPUTY PREMIER WAS KIM HYUN CHUL, WHO WAS MINISTER OF FINANCE IN SYNGMAN RHEE'S GOVERNMENT. MR CHOI DUK SHIN WAS APPOINTED FOREIGN MINISTER.

    GENERAL PAK NOW HOLDS THE THREE KEY POSTS IN SOUTH KOREA. HE WAS ALREADY CHAIRMAN OF THE MILITARY JUNTA AND ACTING-PRESIDENT. HIS TERM AS PRIME MINISTER WAS TO LAST ONLY UNTIL A PERMANENT APPOINTMENT COULD BE MADE. THE PREVIOUS PRIME MINISTER, YO CHAN SONG, RESIGNED FROM OFFICE ON JUNE 16.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABV5QZN4VP1JKE93GQQHLKIX1U
    Media URN:
    VLVABV5QZN4VP1JKE93GQQHLKIX1U
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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