• Short Summary

    James Zarb, the 42-year-old Briton imprisoned in Cairo, United Arab Republic, for alleged spying, was released from Turah Prison, Feb 6.

  • Description

    James Zarb, the 42-year-old Briton imprisoned in Cairo, United Arab Republic, for alleged spying, was released from Turah Prison, Feb 6. President Nasser signed the release order the previous night - but Zarb had been free half an hour before the British Embassy was told.

    He had done four-and-a-half years of a ten-year sentence imposed in 1956. He is to fly to London, UK, Feb 7. Zarb's family spent Christmas 1960 with him at the Prison.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADAO6V65RIIM05D8XLOQJY2VGY
    Media URN:
    VLVADAO6V65RIIM05D8XLOQJY2VGY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/02/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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