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From Our i\'ew York Staff
NEW YORK, January 14 — Egyptian censors have banned a film showing Australian and British troops defeating German Field Marshal Rommel in World War
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Rommel's Hollywood made biography, 'The Desert Fox,' to be shown. Twentieth Century-Fox announced yesterday that Egypt had rejected the sequel, 'The Desert Rats,' The film, mace to show the same desert fighting
as 'Tiie Desert Fox irom , the other side, stars , British nctors Richard i Burton and Robert New- ' ton and Australian Chips j Rafferty. The entertainment , trade paper Variety said i yesterday a possible ex- ' planation was that the J present Egyptian regime t did not want to remind i t its people that it was the i ' Eighth Army which tie- ' ' fended the country '