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Letters from Baghdad

The End of the Cairo Conference at the Pyramids

Clip | 52s

The end of the Cairo Conference of 1921 is held at the Egyptian Pyramids. In a telegram, Churchill explains the unanimous decision of the conference to install the Hashemite Prince Faisal as the first king of Iraq. Bell wonders about the consequences.

Aired: 12/11/18

Rating: TV-PG

Video has closed captioning.

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