• Short Summary

    THE WEST GERMAN EXTREME RIGHT-WING NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY IS HOLDING ITS SECOND ANNUAL CONGRESS IN KARLSRUHE.

  • Description

    THE WEST GERMAN EXTREME RIGHT-WING NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY IS HOLDING ITS SECOND ANNUAL CONGRESS IN KARLSRUHE. A STORMY PROTEST DEMONSTRATION BY SOCIALIST UNIONS MARKED THE OPENING EARLIER. THE UNIONS AND NEWSPAPERS ALLEGE THE NDP IS A NEO-NAZI PARTY.

    BUT AT TODAY'S (SATURDAY'S) RALLY IN THE HUGE BLACK FOREST HALL BEFORE 3,000 DELEGATES, THE PARTY PRESIDENT, HERR FRITZ THIELEN SAID IT WAS AN INSULT TO LIKEN THE NDP TO THE NAZIS. AMID THUNDEROUS APPLAUSE, HE SAID (GERMAN SOF): THE NDP HAD A HIGH AIM "TO REPRESENT THE WHOLE GERMAN NATION."
    HERR THIELEN SAID TWO WEST GERMAN DEPUTIES IN THE BREMEN STATE PARLIAMENT HAD JOINED THE PARTY. HE ASSURED DELEGATES MEMBERSHIP WAS SWELLING, HAVING DOUBLED TO 19,000 MEMBERS.

    AMONG THOSE ATT EH CONGRESS ARE HERR ADOLF VON THADDEN, PARTY VICE-PRESIDENT, AND PROFESSOR HERMAN OBERTH, WARTIME ROCKET SPECIALIST WHO SERVED UNDER WERNER VON BRAUN, THE MAN NOW BEHIND THE UNITED STATES' SPACE RACE TO THE MOON AND BEYOND.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAX3KZ412U9340FI2YKCUL0ESJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAX3KZ412U9340FI2YKCUL0ESJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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