Professor Frederick Barghoorn arrested by the Russians on spy charges and released after 16 days.
Washington DC USA Date:1963, November 16 Duration:1 min 26 sec Sound:Yes
President John Kennedy at speaker's stand in a press conference speaks that Professor Frederick Barghoorn was on a cultural mission to Russia and Russians will release him. Professor is released after spending 16 days in prison. Professor Frederick emerges from plane and is greeted by State Department Officials and family members in New York. At a news conference on his return, Professor Barghoorn said that in Russia you can be accused of Intelligence activity merely by walking down the street. Press cameramen recording event.
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