• Short Summary

    SOUTH VIETNAM SEVERED DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH FRANCE TODAY (THURSDAY) - TWO DAYS AFTER CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL AID DAY.

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    SOUTH VIETNAM SEVERED DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH FRANCE TODAY (THURSDAY) - TWO DAYS AFTER CELEBRATING INTERNATIONAL AID DAY. FRANCE WAS AMONG THE 30 AID-GIVING COUNTRIES MENTIONED AT A SAIGON CEREMONY ON WEDNESDAY, WHICH WAS ATTENDED BY NEW SOUTH VIETNAMESE PRIME MINISTER, MARSHAL NGOYEN CAO KY.

    THE SAIGON SQUARE, WHERE THE CEREMONY TOOK PLACE, WAS A MASS OF BUNTING AND FLAGS. IN A BRIEF SPEECH, MARSHAL KY THREATENED DRASTIC MEASURES AGAINST ANYONE MISUSING FOREIGN AID.

    THE 30 NATIONS LISTED A S GIVING MILITARY OR CIVIL AID OF BOTH WERE: AUSTRALIA, BELGIUM, CANADA, TAIWAN, DENMARK, ECUADOR, FRANCE, WEST GERMANY, BRITAIN, GREECE, GUATEMALA, INDIA, IRAN, IRELAND, ISRAEL, ITALY, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, LAOS,MALAYSIAN, HOLLAND, NEW ZEALAND, NORWAY, PAKISTAN, PHILIPPINES, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, THAILAND, AND THE UNITED STATES.

    (SOUTH VIETNAM'S RELATIONS WITH FRANCE ARE NOW REDUCED TO CONSULAR LEVEL. THE FOREIGN MINISTER, DR. TRAN VAN DO, SAID THE ACTION HAD BEEN TAKEN BECAUSE THE ATTITUDE OF THE FRENCH GOVERNMENT "ALWAYS DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ASSISTED OUR ENEMY.")

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF4DATB97H5ZFJFTFJXNGKO8G
    Media URN:
    VLVAF4DATB97H5ZFJFTFJXNGKO8G
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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