The Aswan Dam in Egypt. Water flows across the completed Aswan Dam. Water gushes out of the gates of the Aswan dam. The dam while under construction. Bulldozers and other machinery used at the construction site. Men look across the Nile river at the dam site. A technician looks through a surveying instrument at the construction site. Men at work at the construction site. People milling about on street.
Egypt's President Gamal Abdel Nasser confers with Yugoslavian leader Josip Broz Tito and India's Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru at the palace in Cairo. Guards at the gates of the palace. Three of the leaders walk down the steps of the palace followed by other officials.
General Ibrahim Abboud of Sudan being greeted by President Gamel Abdel Nasser of United Arab Republic on arrival at Cairo airfield in Egypt. General Abboud reviews troops and greets the dignitaries and priests. King Hussein I of Jordan deplanes at Amman airport and is greeted by King Faisal II of Iraq. Both the kings review the Honour Guard.
Major events of 1956. Ships underway in Suez Canal, Egypt. President, Abdul Nasser announces the seizure of the canal. Soldiers move up in Egypt and dead Egyptian soldiers as a result of Anglo French attack. Anglo French planes bomb the canal area. Airborne troops land in the canal area. Debris due to aerial bombings spread on the street. Matter discussed at the United Nations meeting leading to a cease fire in the area. The Secretary General of the United Nations Dag Hammarskjold arrives in Egypt for negotiations. The United Nations Emergency Police forces enter a city in Egypt. People give a warm welcome to the forces.
Scientific Documentary depicts ancient Egypt. River with sun setting in the background and dry hot winds blowing over land shows contrast of ancient fertile land to the desert of modern Egypt. Sand dunes in the desert of Egypt. Footprints of animals in the desert. Small water pools. Scattered oasis in the area with a little greenery. Paintings on a pot depicting ancient Egyptian life. Carvings of kings and Pharaohs of Egypt on walls.
Scientific Documentary 'Ancient World-Egypt' depicts ancient Egypt. River Nile on an animated map.
Peaks of the Mountain of the Moon in Equatorial Africa. Path of the Nile through Uganda and Sudan into Egypt. Stalactites in caves. Water flowing through rocky terrains. Wild plants and bushes along flowing waters. Small tributaries join together to flow into River Nile.