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CV dredger in canal-crane nearby.
CU rusty propeller.
GV freighter at stand still in canal.
SV bows of freighter "Observer".
SV, CU corn being piped from freighters hold to another ship.
GV pan minesweeper ship, (2 shots).
GV workmen walk towards camera, carrying loads on shoulders.
GV, SV men at work on building overlooking canal.
Camera follows workman carrying stones up ramp to new building. (2 shots).
GV elev. new buildings.
MV reporter-canal in B/G.
"There's still an enormous amount of work to be done....
The U.S. freighter which has been there since 1967 is to go to the scrapheap but it's cargo is still good.
There may well be mines still in the canal, but these would be deep in the mud and are considered no danger.
Egypt has spent millions on building projects by the canal.
Israeli artillery is only 12 miles away, and intends to stay there risking all this investment."
REPORTER: "One note the caution. The canal will not be open for business for another 3 months and a lot could happen in that time. But is things go as planned diplomates say it'll be one of the few hopeful signs in the Middle East conflict. David Burrington (?).N.B.C. News, on the Suez canal."
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