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    Item title reads - Statesman assassinated.

    Inejiro Asanuma, Japanese Socialist leader is assassinated in Tokyo, Japan.

    C/U Socialist leader Inejiro Asanuma speaking at a rally in Tokyo. L/S as student runs on stage and stabs Mr Asanuma twice, he is tackled by colleagues of Mr Asanuma. L/S as the crowd push the assassin across the stage and hold him down. C/U assassin lying on the ground surrounded by other people. L/S slow motion sequence of the assassination. C/U still shot of the assassin just after stabbing. L/S crowds of people and press men milling around the assassin on the stage.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53434
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1720.36
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:42:00 / 01:56:24:00
    Canister:
    60/85
    Sort Number:
    60/085
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    Assassination 1960s Japan
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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