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    GENERAL ODD BULL, CHIEF OF THE UNITED NATIONS TRUCE ORGANISATION IN THE MIDDLE EAST, TODAY (MONDAY) COMPLETED A TWO-DAY TOUR OF THE SUEZ CANAL.

  • Description


    ODD BULL WITH FAMILY; TALKING TO REPORTERS (SOF)



    TRANSCRIPT: REPORTER: DO YOU HAVE ENOUGH OBSERVERS TO PREVENT INCIDENTS LIKE A RECENT ONE, LIKE THE ONE AT SUEZ?



    BULL: YOU KNOW SUEZ CANAL IS 160 KILOMETRES. IT IS JUST THEN TO TRY TO FIND THE RIGHT BALANCE, YOU SEE. WE CAN'T HAVE OBSERVERS FOR EVERYONE, EVERY VILLAGE. SO WE TRY TO FIND A REASONABLE BALANCE AND HOPE FOR CO-OPERATION BY BOTH PARTIES IN MAINTAINING THE CEASE-FIRE. I THINK WE ARE JUST HAVING A SNACK, YOU SEE, AND PUSHING NORTH IN FIFTEEN MINUTES, I HOPE. WELL, ALL THE BEST.




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    Background: GENERAL ODD BULL, CHIEF OF THE UNITED NATIONS TRUCE ORGANISATION IN THE MIDDLE EAST, TODAY (MONDAY) COMPLETED A TWO-DAY TOUR OF THE SUEZ CANAL.

    YESTERDAY THE GENERAL WAS AT ISMAILIA, WHERE HE SPOKE TO REPORTERS BEFORE GOING ON TO INSPECT THE CEASEFIRE LINE BETWEEN THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC AND ISRAEL.

    HE WAS ASKED...

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEBCZNK2U11MLBC0KWI9JKBFED
    Media URN:
    VLVAEBCZNK2U11MLBC0KWI9JKBFED
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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