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    CHIEF OF THE GENERAL STAFF, GENERAL SIR RICHARD HULL, IS HOLDING AN EXERCISE CALLED "HERCULES" AT THE STAFF COLLEGE, CAMBERLEY, U.

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    CHIEF OF THE GENERAL STAFF, GENERAL SIR RICHARD HULL, IS HOLDING AN EXERCISE CALLED "HERCULES" AT THE STAFF COLLEGE, CAMBERLEY, U.K., FOR THREE DAYS BEGINNING TODAY (WEDNESDAY).

    THE AIM OF THE EXERCISE IS TO STUDY THE PROBLEM OF A UNITED NATIONS SPONSORED COMMONWEALTH TASK FORCE OPERATING IN A PEACE-KEEPING ROLE. IT ALSO PROVIDES AN OPPORTUNITY FOR SENIOR OFFICERS OF THE BRITISH AND COMMONWEALTH ARMIES TO MEET.

    REPRESENTATIVES OF THE FOREIGN OFFICE, THE COMMONWEALTH RELATIONS OFFICE, THE MINISTRY OF DEFENCE AND OTHER SERVICES ARE ALSO ATTENDING.

    BEFORE THE MEETING BEGAN SOME OF THE OFFICERS POSED FOR CAMERAMEN. THEY WERE: GENERAL SIR RICHARD HULL, LIEUTENANT-GENERAL ALTAV QADIR AND MAJOR-GENERAL AHMED KHAN, BOTH OF PAKISTAN, MAJOR-GENERAL R. ROWLEY OF CANADA, MAJOR-GENERAL ABDUL HAMID BIN BIDIN OF MALAYSIA, BRIGADIER C. L. PLEASANTS AND COLONEL H. A. PURCELL, BOTH OF NEW ZEALAND, AND TWO OFFICERS FORM JAMAICA, BRIGADIER P. E. CROOK, AND COLONEL D. P SMITH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAD4YV4FMQDH30P9XDO61OM6U17
    Media URN:
    VLVAD4YV4FMQDH30P9XDO61OM6U17
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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