Budget Films

Stock Footage

Middle East Montage

From a newsreel summing up events in the Middle East in 1958, various quick shots. Khrushchev and Nasser shake hands heartily. Nasser makes a speech. Two shots of Arab men demonstrating, marching and holding banners. Several shots of the Iraqi king, later assassinated. An overhead shot shows the king riding in an elegant carriage, horsemen follow in a procession.

Duration41 sec
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