• Short Summary

    Following the recent withdrawal of Ghana UN police from the congo Republic, Indian policemen have replaced many of them and in Leopoldville Dec 6 many bearded and turbaned Sikhs in smart un uniforms aroused the curiosity of local Africans.

  • Description

    Following the recent withdrawal of Ghana UN police from the congo Republic, Indian policemen have replaced many of them and in Leopoldville Dec 6 many bearded and turbaned Sikhs in smart un uniforms aroused the curiosity of local Africans.

    Some 350 Ghanaian police left the congo Nov 23 in Hastings aircraft. They had been sent to the Republic five months earlier to help maintain law and order. Ghana police were said to have fired the first shots in the gun battle Dec 21 outside the Ghana envoy's residence.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADWQWJS7CRXPV3TAYSF0D8D9BV
    Media URN:
    VLVADWQWJS7CRXPV3TAYSF0D8D9BV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/12/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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