• Short Summary

    Israeli jet launched two assaults lasting a total of nearly three hours on Sunday (May 31) against military positions in the Suez Canal area.

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    Israeli jet launched two assaults lasting a total of nearly three hours on Sunday (May 31) against military positions in the Suez Canal area. The raids were a reprisal for the two Egyptian Commando raids on saturday (May 30). An Israeli Army spokesman made a statement about the attacks.

    Thirteen Israelis were killed, nine in the first clash at midday and four in the second raid six and a half hour later. In another clash on Sunday, two more Israeli soldiers were killed; this total of 15 is one of the highest since the end of the June war three years ago.

    An Army spokesman, Colonel Joseph Caleff, made a statement about yesterday's encounter in the Suez area.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE3JP7U5VIFI72TWRPR5RA2OI0
    Media URN:
    VLVAE3JP7U5VIFI72TWRPR5RA2OI0
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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