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    Item title reads - Strike grips nation.

    Belgians strike against austerity measures introduced because of loss of revenue from the Congo. Belgium.

    L/S demonstrators walking along, they throw stones at buildings. M/S broken windows. L/S demonstrators running through the streets. L/S large crowds of demonstrators, M/S several carrying banners. M/S deserted railway station, M/S people waiting for information. M/S railway lines. M/S mines. M/S Antwerp port deserted.

    C/U mounted police in foreground. M/S agitated demonstrators arguing. M/S Belgium soldiers watching. M/S's police and demonstrators clashing. M/S's demonstrators rocking bus. M/S and C/U showing broken windows in smashed up bus. C/U police officer shouting instructions. M/S more police arriving. M/S two police carrying off wounded colleague. M/S's more demonstrators assembling. L/S mass of rubbish heaped up in street. C/U upturned car in street. M/S piles of rubbish in roadway. C/U pile of rubbish on pavement.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52948
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1704.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:50:00 / 01:45:04:00
    Canister:
    61/1
    Sort Number:
    61/001
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  • Stills

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

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