• Short Summary

    American troops begin a counter attack in the Korean War.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "UN Deadlock Over Korea".

    Lake Success, United States of America (USA). - LV Delegates round table at UNO Security Council. SV Soviet Delegate to the United Nations Jacob Malik making notes. SV American delegate Warren Austen speaking. GV Delegates listening. SV Austen speaking: 'We are tired and I think the whole world is tired of the obvious and shameless travesty of the realities with which we in this room are supposed to deal'. 'In any case my Government sees no need and feels no desire to attempt today to fill with any more words of its own the immense abyss which lies between the statements of the representatives of the Soviet Government and the facts of this situation as they are known the world over and as they were reported by the United Nations commission. This propaganda statement, like many others in the past rests on a total and unabashed perversion of facts'.

    Portsmouth, Hampshire. - VS Fleet in Portsmouth harbour. LV Pan two submarines leaving dock. SV. Pan sub past. VS Aircraft carrier HMS Thesus alongside being loaded with ammunition etc.

    Korea. VS US Marines arriving at Korea front. SV Marine taking cover off tank on train. SV Two soldiers with field telephones SV Tank on train moving up to front line & Pan CU LV Armoured train moving forward. SV US marines moving forward up to front line. VS Planes take off from US Carrier. VS Pilot rescued from crashed plane near carrier. VS 'planes diving to attack target over Korea using rockets. MV planes returning to carrier. MV Live rocket skidding across deck. Two sailors pick up and throw overboard. MV General Douglas MacArthur's plane landing at Korean airfield. VS Lt. Gen. Walton Walker greeting MacArthur and them leaving in jeep. MV Large American tank lumbering past camera. MV American machine gun post guarding distant town. VS gun firing. LV Smoke clouds over town. MV Gun firing. MV Artillery observers watching from cover. MV Machine gun post firing. VS Americans moving through damaged town
    Korean War material. Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:20:00 / 01:48:14:00

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