• Short Summary

    Problems in Laos lead to UN inspectors being sent in to look at border problems.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Full title reads: "LAOS. UN Sends Fact-Finders". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    LS of UN (United Nations) building in New York, United States of America (USA). Various shots of Italy's Egidio Ortona, President of the Security Council, seated inside UN building. MS Audience. MS Egidio Ortona.

    Laos.

    LS Plane being flagged in. CU Plane. GV Packing cases. Various shots of cases being unloaded from plane. LS Instructions being given to Laotian troops on how to handle US weapons by Civilian instructors (possibly CIA). CU of recruits. CU Instructor explaining. Various shots of Laotians loading guns blindfolded. Various shots of recruits firing gun.

    (Comb.F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2746.08
    Media URN:
    80873
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:04:00 / 01:22:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 3266 E

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