• Short Summary

    Weapons captured from the Communists during the recent offensive in South Vietnam were put on display yesterday (Tuesday) in Saigon.

  • Description

    Weapons captured from the Communists during the recent offensive in South Vietnam were put on display yesterday (Tuesday) in Saigon. The exhibition was opened by President Nguyen Van Thieu, as army spotter planes showered leaflets urging the population to oppose a ceasefire on what was called "Communist terms." Among the onlookers was the South Vietnamese Prime Minister, Tran Thien Khiem. Strict security precautions were in force when President Thieu toured the exhibition. Military policemen held back the crowds of reporters and cameramen anxious to get some word from the President of the latest peace developments. All he kept repeating war that peace depended on the communists. He hoped for peace quite soon.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAY4WZ4SJISTYFW62MHOFOEZQ6
    Media URN:
    VLVAY4WZ4SJISTYFW62MHOFOEZQ6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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