• Short Summary

    Six hundred British troops, including the Duke of Kent, cousin of Queen Elizabeth arrived in Belfast Northern Ireland today (Friday) to strengthen security forces facing mounting violence in the city's streets.

  • Description

    Six hundred British troops, including the Duke of Kent, cousin of Queen Elizabeth arrived in Belfast Northern Ireland today (Friday) to strengthen security forces facing mounting violence in the city's streets. Hours after the new arrivals, rioting broke out again and a civilian and soldier were shot dead. Troops will be on full alert to counter what is shaping to be a violent weekend in Northern Ireland.

    The Duke was asked if he thought he would be stationed on the streets of Belfast:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA19NC3950V2PD4ODFJ9DGOOT6S
    Media URN:
    VLVA19NC3950V2PD4ODFJ9DGOOT6S
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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