• Short Summary

    DAR ES SALAAM, CAPITAL CITY AND CHIEF PORT OF TANGANYIKA AND FOR CENTURIES BOTH HAVEN AND TRADING CENTRE FOR SHIPPING ALONG THE EAST AFRICAN COAST, THESE DAYS EXTENDS A SPECIAL PROTECTION TO REFUGEES.

  • Description

    DAR ES SALAAM, CAPITAL CITY AND CHIEF PORT OF TANGANYIKA AND FOR CENTURIES BOTH HAVEN AND TRADING CENTRE FOR SHIPPING ALONG THE EAST AFRICAN COAST, THESE DAYS EXTENDS A SPECIAL PROTECTION TO REFUGEES.

    IN NO SMALL WAY THE CITY HAS OPENED ITS DOORS TO BANNED AFRICAN NATIONALIST ORGANIZATIONS FROM THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE CONTINENT.IT IS IN DAR ES SALAAM THAT THE BANNED SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL CONGRESS IN EXILE.

    AND IT WAS TO DAR, AS THE SPRAWLING CITY OF SOME 130,000 AFRICANS, INDIANS, ARABS AND EUROPEANS IS KNOWN, THAT FOUR POLITICAL DETAINEES FORM SOUTH AFRICA CAME RECENTLY.

    ON SEPTEMBER 10 THE CITY GAVE A HERO'S WELCOME TO ARTHUR GOLDREICH WOLPE WHO A MONTH EARLIER HAD ESCAPED ROM JOHANNESBURG JAIL WHERE THEY WERE BEING HELD UNDER SOUTH AFRICA'S 90-DAY "NO TRIAL" LAW.

    SOME TWO WEEKS LATE (SEPTEMBER 23) A WELL-KNOWN ANTI-APARTHEID LEADER, MR.JACK HODGSON AND HIS WIFE, WHO FLED SOUTH AFRICA AFTER BEING PLACE UNDER HOUSE ARREST, REACHED DAR BY CHARACTER PLANE ON THEIR WAY TO LONDON.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAELAUAOKMC7JFNKIBD6ES6BZXP
    Media URN:
    VLVAELAUAOKMC7JFNKIBD6ES6BZXP
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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