• Short Summary

    JORDAN HAS BEEN CELEBRATING NATIONAL DAY. KING HUSSEIN TOOK THE SALUTE AT A BIG MILITARY?

  • Description

    JORDAN HAS BEEN CELEBRATING NATIONAL DAY. KING HUSSEIN TOOK THE SALUTE AT A BIG MILITARY PARADE ON TUESDAY TO MARK THE OCCASION. HIS BROTHER, 25-YEAR-OLD PRINCE MOHAMMED, WAS ALSO THERE.

    THE PARADE TOOK PLACE AT AN ARMY CAMP NEAR JERUSALEM AND NOT FAR FROM THE ISRAELI BORDER. ALL THREE SERVICES WERE REPRESENTED. AFTERWARDS, THE KING WAS MOBBED BY A CROWD OF 5,000 WELL-WISHERS.

    PRINCE MOHAMMED JOINED HIS ELDER BROTHER IN TAKING THE SALUTE. RECENTLY, HE WAS PASSED OVER IN FAVOUR OF THE YOUNGER PRINCE HASSAN AS FIRST IN LINE TO THE HASHEMITE THRONE. HE GAVE HIS BLESSING TO THE MOVE.

    THE PRESENCE OF THE U.N. OFFICERS WAS A REMINDER OF THE CONTINUING DISPUTE WITH ISRAEL OVER THE PALESTINE ISSUE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAPFX1134JI7KMVSKUY7DUAV3Y
    Media URN:
    VLVAPFX1134JI7KMVSKUY7DUAV3Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/05/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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