• Short Summary

    After 19 years in jail in the Chinese People's Republic, the American Richard Fecteau--convicted as a spy by the Chinese--described his experiences to newsmen yesterday (Wednesday).

  • Description

    After 19 years in jail in the Chinese People's Republic, the American Richard Fecteau--convicted as a spy by the Chinese--described his experiences to newsmen yesterday (Wednesday). He was one of two American prisoners released by the Chinese earlier this week.

    Fecteau was sentenced to 20 years in jail after his aircraft was shot down by the Chinese in 1952. Newsmen asked him about his trial and the eight or nine years he spent in solitary confinement:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADEKUAB8SH9XL06SQMBM4X9RQS
    Media URN:
    VLVADEKUAB8SH9XL06SQMBM4X9RQS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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