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    Italian Socialist leader Pietro Nenni died of a heart attack Dec.

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    --interior senate with Nenni's coffin, Amintore Fanfani (Pres. of Senate-christian democrat) Nilde Jotti (pres. of House of Deputies-communist party) paying last respects to Nenni. Portuguese Socialist Soares arriving at Senate.



    --coffin being removed from senate, and being placed in hearse.



    --funeral procession with various political leaders and crowds in the streets of Rome.



    --Bettino Craxi Sec. of Italian Socialist Party speaking at Piazza Augusto Imperatore in Italian.





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    Background: Italian Socialist leader Pietro Nenni died of a heart attack Dec. 31st. The 88 yr. old founding father of the Italian Socialist movement had been appointed as a life Senator. Various Italian Political figures paid their last respects to Nenni at the Senate this morning. (3 Jan 1980) Bettino Craxi Socialist Deputy and party Secretary pronounced the Socialist Party's commemorative eulogy in Piazza Augusto Imperatore this pm.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE65FPU0164ECKMHE80VPWKXVR
    Media URN:
    VLVAE65FPU0164ECKMHE80VPWKXVR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/01/1980
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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