• Short Summary

    THE LEADER OF THE RHODESIAN REGIME, MR IAN SMITH, TOLD A PRESS CONFERENCE IN SALISBURY YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) THAT NEWS OF RIGHT-WING DEFECTIONS FROM THE RULING RHODESIAN FRONT PARTY HAS CAUSED HIM TO "BREATHE A SIGH OF RELIEF".

  • Description

    THE LEADER OF THE RHODESIAN REGIME, MR IAN SMITH, TOLD A PRESS CONFERENCE IN SALISBURY YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) THAT NEWS OF RIGHT-WING DEFECTIONS FROM THE RULING RHODESIAN FRONT PARTY HAS CAUSED HIM TO "BREATHE A SIGH OF RELIEF". HOWEVER, MR SMITH SHOWED NO SIGHS DURING THE CONFERENCE OF BACKING DOWN FROM HIS STAND OF MAINTAINING WHITE MINORITY RULE IN RHODESIA.

    MR SMITH WAS MAKING HIS FIRST PUBLIC STATEMENT SINCE THE OUTBREAK OF THE CURRENT RIGHT-WING REBELLION IN THE RHODESIAN FRONT OVER HIS PLAN FOR A NEW CONSTITUTION FOR THE COUNTRY...

    MR SMITH THEN ANSWERED QUESTIONS PUT TO HIM BY THE ASSEMBLED PRESSMEN, INCLUDING ONE ABOUT ANY CHANGE IN THE ATTITUDE OF HIS REGIME ABOUT WHITE RULE IN RHODESIA...

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    Film ID:
    VLVAIR15DJT1FB8X9FX2HVQ4F5OO
    Media URN:
    VLVAIR15DJT1FB8X9FX2HVQ4F5OO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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