• Short Summary

    WEST GERMAN GENERAL ADOLF HEUSINGER, CHAIRMAN OF THE NATO STANDING COMMITTEE - IN BRITAIN LAST JANUARY ON AN INSPECTION OF ROYAL AIR FORCE BASES - IS THE SUBJECT OF AN EXTRADITION DEMAND, DEC 12, BY THE SOVIET UNION.

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    GV. RAF FIGHTER COMMAND H.Q.
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    SCU. SIGN "HEADQUARTERS FIGHTER COMMAND ROYAL AIR FORCE".
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    SCU. GENERAL HEUSINGER AND U.K. AIR MARSHALL.
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    SCU. HEUSINGER AND AIR MARSHAL.
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    CU. DITTO.
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    GV. IN CONFERENCE.
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    Background: WEST GERMAN GENERAL ADOLF HEUSINGER, CHAIRMAN OF THE NATO STANDING COMMITTEE - IN BRITAIN LAST JANUARY ON AN INSPECTION OF ROYAL AIR FORCE BASES - IS THE SUBJECT OF AN EXTRADITION DEMAND, DEC 12, BY THE SOVIET UNION.

    A SOVIET NOTE TO THE US - GENERAL HEUSINGER'S POST IS IN WASHINGTON - DEMANDED HIS ARREST TO STAND TRIAL FOR CRIMES AGAINST PEACE AND HUMANITY WHILE SERVING AS A SENIOR GERMAN OFFICER UNDER HITLER IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

    THE GENERAL, CURRENTLY IN PARIS FOR A NATO MEETING, MADE NO COMMENT ABOUT THE DEMAND. AGED 64, HE IS KNOWN IN WEST GERMANY TODAY AS FATHER OF THE NEW GERMANY ARMY NATOWATO.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACCHH9ARLB71E72X5G9ISECEAK
    Media URN:
    VLVACCHH9ARLB71E72X5G9ISECEAK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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