• Short Summary

    VISNEWS filmed 22 French employees of the Tunisian Post Office and their families on arrival at Marseilles Feb 15 aboard the 'Ile de Marseilles' from Tunis.

  • Description

    VISNEWS filmed 22 French employees of the Tunisian Post Office and their families on arrival at Marseilles Feb 15 aboard the 'Ile de Marseilles' from Tunis.

    With just a few hand belongings they were expelled by the Bourguiba Government and accused of using their positions to spy for the French. They have been under the protection of the French Consulate in Tunis for the few days preceding their expulsion.

    The Tunisian Government have told them that their furniture will be sent on to them.

    French Post Office Ministry will try to re-settle these 22 civil servants in various French cities.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACR9UY8FPWUWRD86O8LVZ6TUM3
    Media URN:
    VLVACR9UY8FPWUWRD86O8LVZ6TUM3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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