• Short Summary

    While no cameramen were allowed in the Court of Misdemeanour during the trial of the 11 students accused of 'resisting arrest' and 'insulting the Authorities', another trial started this morning at Athens Special Court Martial.

  • Description

    While no cameramen were allowed in the Court of Misdemeanour during the trial of the 11 students accused of 'resisting arrest' and 'insulting the Authorities', another trial started this morning at Athens Special Court Martial.

    Wing-Commander (rtd) Anastassios Minis, 53, and Stephanos Pandelakis, Podiatrist, 43; appeared today before the Court Martial accused of being members of the 'AAA' Organization (Resistance-Independence). Specifically, they are accused to having placed and caused the explosion of 19 time-bombs in various points of Athens between February and April 1972, including the ones at the French Embassy during a reception in honour of French Foreign Undersecretary de Lipowski, the car of the US Military Mission Chief General Hightower, the US Consul car at Piraeus, etc. Former Premier Canellopoulos, half a dozen of former Ministers, many Airforce and Army high ranking officers (rtd), professors and former Parliamentary deputies will attend as defense witnesses. Also, professor Leo Aisenberg of the Psychiatric Center of Massachussets and prof. Saul Blatman, professor of Pediatry of the University of Darmouth, arrived in Athens specially to attend as defence witnesses for Stephanos Pandelakis.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACDU2Q288OJ30KVMO7V5B0CNW5
    Media URN:
    VLVACDU2Q288OJ30KVMO7V5B0CNW5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment