• Short Summary

    THE 17-DAY BELGIAN DOCTOR'S STRIKE IS OVER. A SETTLEMENT WAS REACHED EARLY TODAY (SATURDAY) AFTER?

  • Description

    THE 17-DAY BELGIAN DOCTOR'S STRIKE IS OVER. A SETTLEMENT WAS REACHED EARLY TODAY (SATURDAY) AFTER LENGTHY PEACE TALKS WHICH BEGAN YESTERDAY MORNING (FRIDAY).

    NOW DOCTORS ARE PREPARING TO RETURN FROM THEIR HIDE-OUTS ACROSS THE BORDERS OF HOLLAND, FRANCE AND WEST GERMANY TO RESUME WORK. OTHERS WHO WERE DRAFTED INTO THE ARMY ARE EXPECTED TO BE DEMOBBED.

    THE DOCTORS WENT ON STRIKE BECAUSE OF THE GOVERNMENT'S HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN, WHICH THEY VIEWED AS A FORM OF PARTIALLY SOCIALISED MEDICINE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC8KPOKZ7WV9ZGFYD98HJUK3YP
    Media URN:
    VLVAC8KPOKZ7WV9ZGFYD98HJUK3YP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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