• Short Summary

    Thousands of mourners turned out in Beirut, Lebanon, on Wednesday (August 9) for the funeral of palestine commando leader Fuad Asaad Shemali, who died recently of cancer.

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    Thousands of mourners turned out in Beirut, Lebanon, on Wednesday (August 9) for the funeral of palestine commando leader Fuad Asaad Shemali, who died recently of cancer.

    Shemali, aged 36, belonged to the E1 Fatah movement, and established several information centres for the organisation throughout Europe. He also represented E1 Fatah at several international conferences.

    Among the mourners were several members of the Black September commando movement. Shemali, a law graduate of Beirut's Jesuit University, was buried in Martyrs' Cemetery, Beirut.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADZ11BYURFFE8XAP1JXAXHZHUF
    Media URN:
    VLVADZ11BYURFFE8XAP1JXAXHZHUF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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