• Short Summary

    Four officers and a sergeant were brought this morning before a Special Military Court in Salonika, charged for an attempt to organize a group and try to overthrow the present military regime.

  • Description

    1.
    GV of Salonika.


    2.
    Part of the old castle where the military prisons and where the arrested officers are being held.


    3.
    The Military Club with the royal shield.


    4.
    The Military Court.


    5.
    Shots of the street where the Military Court.


    6.
    The White Tower with the Greek flag and the royal crown on.


    7.
    A view of Salonika.




    Initials


    While the president of the Court Martial let our cameraman to cover indoor the trial, a Military Police officer, during the first interval, arrested him, confiscated the film and kept him for almost three hours until the session was over and the president confirmed that he has given him permission to film inside.
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Four officers and a sergeant were brought this morning before a Special Military Court in Salonika, charged for an attempt to organize a group and try to overthrow the present military regime. Another (cashiered) Officer, Major Angelos Pnevmatikos, and three civilians were brought before the same Court for having been members of the above group, the "Union of National Salvation" -- a pro-King organization. The trial will continue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABWOTZL0KDVHWFP8CW2AHNCXBM
    Media URN:
    VLVABWOTZL0KDVHWFP8CW2AHNCXBM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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