• Short Summary

    Pakistan's military strongman, General Zia-Ul-Haque, has repeated his determination to restore the country to civilian rule in October this year following the recent bloodless military takeover.

  • Description

    Pakistan's military strongman, General Zia-Ul-Haque, has repeated his determination to restore the country to civilian rule in October this year following the recent bloodless military takeover. At this first news conference since the coup on July 5, the cavalry general said that the military only intervened in the country's political dispute in order to "prevent civil war by putting the political parties on an equal footing".

    The General said that some political parties tended to take advantage of what he described as, "their better position".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADA3Z5MXSY65F30OA8ROZA55FB
    Media URN:
    VLVADA3Z5MXSY65F30OA8ROZA55FB
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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