• Short Summary

    ANKARA IS BACK TO NORMAL IN THE WAKE OF THIS WEEK'S ATTEMPTED OVERTHROW OF THE GOVERNMENT OF PREMIER INONU.

  • Description

    ANKARA IS BACK TO NORMAL IN THE WAKE OF THIS WEEK'S ATTEMPTED OVERTHROW OF THE GOVERNMENT OF PREMIER INONU.

    TODAY (SATURDAY) SIGNS WERE FEW OF THE MARTIAL LAW IN FORCE THOUGH FOREIGN NEWSPAPERS HAVE BEEN WITHHELD FROM CIRCULATION IN THE COUNTRY AND TURKEY'S OWN PRESS IS UNDER ORDERS TO PUBLISH ONLY AUTHORISED NEWS OF THE ABORTIVE COUP.

    THE WAR ACADEMY WAS THE MAINSTAY OF SUPPORT FOR THE MILITARY REBELS AND SOME 50 CADETS BELIEVED IMPLICATED IN THE SHORTLIVED REVOLT ARE REPORTED MISSING.

    ON TUESDAY ALL TRAFFIC WAS STOPPED 'AS A TEMPORARY PRECAUTION' BUT THE FRONTIERS ARE OPEN AGAIN WITHOUT RESTRICTION ON TOURISTS AND BUSINESSMEN ENTERING OR LEAVING.

    PREMIER INONU, HAS REVIEWED THE SITUATION IN PARLIAMENT AND CALLED THE REBELS 'ADVENTURERS WITHOUT HONOUR'.PARLIAMENT FORMALLY APPROVED THE MARTIAL LAW - FOR ONE MONTH.

    THE TURKISH DEFENCE MINISTRY HAS ANNOUNCED THAT FIVE MILITARY MEN AND TWO STUDENTS WERE KILLED AND 30 PERSONS WOUNDED IN THE REVOLT.INVESTIGATIONS INTO THOSE ALLEGEDLY RESPONSIBLE IT ARE GOING ON IN SECRET.THEY INCLUDE THE EX-COLONEL AYDEMIR WHO, IT IS CLAIMED, ALSO LED AN UNSUCCESSFUL ATTEMPT TO SEIZE LAST FEBRUARY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF1O6EJT86QL3Y9K0Z4E6VQ32S
    Media URN:
    VLVAF1O6EJT86QL3Y9K0Z4E6VQ32S
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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