• Short Summary

    This is exclusive film of the scenes following the explosion in Tripoli on 25 October, in which a member of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) was maimed and blinded and several other people severally injured.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Officials & crowd surrounding accident area
    0.06

    2.
    CU Blood on ground (2 shots)
    0.13

    3.
    SV & CU Policeman examines explosive device (2 shots)
    0.30

    4.
    SV Officials
    0.35

    5.
    CU Bloodstains on road, TILT UP to officials & crowd
    0.43

    6.
    SV INTERIOR Blast victim wheeled through hospital on trolley
    1.00

    7.
    SV & GV Victims being tended (4 shots)
    1.25



    Initials ESP/1622 ESP/1612



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: This is exclusive film of the scenes following the explosion in Tripoli on 25 October, in which a member of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) was maimed and blinded and several other people severally injured. It has just been released by an official Libyan source.

    The bomb was in mail about to be delivered to the PLO office, when it exploded in the street. Responsibility was attributed by Libya to Israeli agents, acting in retaliation for the letter bomb which killed an Israeli diplomat in London.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACFZ7IUDSGR0PBX3T79L64FUOC
    Media URN:
    VLVACFZ7IUDSGR0PBX3T79L64FUOC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/11/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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