Search the Archive

Syrian, Israeli POWs #477571

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 06, 1974
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) Israel and Syria exchange POWs.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Departure of Syrian POWs subdued.
REPORTER: John Chancellor (narrates)

(Damascus, Syria) Syrians swarm around plane carrying Syrian POWs back home. Celebration shown.
REPORTER: John Chancellor (narrates)

(Tel Aviv, Israel) Crowd uncontrollable as Israeli POWs arrive home. Former Prime Min. Golda Meir and new Premier Rabin lost in crowd; too much joy felt for formal ceremony to be held. Homecoming celebration for one of POWs shown.
REPORTER: David Burrington

(Studio) Syrian and Israeli war dead also exchanged.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Golan Heights) Body exchange shown.
REPORTER: George Montgomery

(Studio) Egyptian President Anwar Sadat pledges all Arab territory occupied by Israelis will be recovered.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Burrington, David;
Chancellor, John;
Montgomery, George

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.