• Short Summary

    AT A RALLY TO LAUNCH HIS ELECTORAL CAMPAIGN FOR NEXT MONTH'S BONN PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS, ADOLF VON THADDEN, LEADER OF WEST GERMANY'S EXTREME RIGHTWING NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY (NPD), STATED YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) THAT HE WAS OPENING THE FINAL PHASE OF THE ELECTORAL STRUGGLE IN SAARBRUECKEN BECAUSE IT WAS THE SAARLAND THAT SHOWED THEM THE WAY TWELVE YEARS AGO.

  • Description

    AT A RALLY TO LAUNCH HIS ELECTORAL CAMPAIGN FOR NEXT MONTH'S BONN PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS, ADOLF VON THADDEN, LEADER OF WEST GERMANY'S EXTREME RIGHTWING NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY (NPD), STATED YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) THAT HE WAS OPENING THE FINAL PHASE OF THE ELECTORAL STRUGGLE IN SAARBRUECKEN BECAUSE IT WAS THE SAARLAND THAT SHOWED THEM THE WAY TWELVE YEARS AGO. HE ALSO DEFENDED HIS NATIONALISTIC ARGUMENTS BY SAYING THAT POLITICAL PROGRAMMES WHICH ARE CONSIDERED THE NATURAL RIGHT IN COUNTRIES SUCH AS FRANCE, ITALY AND GREAT BRITAIN, WOULD BE CLASSIFIED AS "NEO NAZI" BY GERMANY'S LEFT.

    VON THADDEN, WHO IS DUE TO START A TOUR THROUGH WEST GERMANY DURING WHICH HE HOPES TO SWEEP HIMSELF AND HIS PARTY INTO THE FEDERAL PARLIAMENT IN BONN ON SEPTEMBER 28TH, WAS JEERED AND PELTED BY ANGRY MOBS WHO HAIL HIM AS ANOTHER HITLER. THE NPD LEADER PLANS TO USE A BULLET-PROOF LIMOUSINE AND JUDO-TRAINED BODYGUARDS DURING HIS ELECTION TOUR.

    IN HIS SPEECH, VON THADDEN SAID:

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    Film ID:
    VLVADF4CCDM1W4BGOBPI7RGYK9QAU
    Media URN:
    VLVADF4CCDM1W4BGOBPI7RGYK9QAU
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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