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    A CROWD OF 500 FRENCH STUDENTS DEMONSTRATE OUTSIDE THE SPANISH EMBASSY IN PARIS TODAY (WEDNESDAY) IN PROTEST AGAINST THE ARREST IN MADRID OF M.

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    A CROWD OF 500 FRENCH STUDENTS DEMONSTRATE OUTSIDE THE SPANISH EMBASSY IN PARIS TODAY (WEDNESDAY) IN PROTEST AGAINST THE ARREST IN MADRID OF M. PIERRE VANDENBURIE, PRESIDENT OF THE NATIONAL UNION OF FRENCH STUDENTS.

    M. VANDENBURIE WAS ARRESTED BY SPANISH POLICE ON MONDAY (13 FEBRUARY) AFTER PROMISING THAT HIS UNION WOULD HELP TO SET UP AN INDEPENDENT STUDENT'S SYNDICATE IN SPAIN.

    THE FRENCH NATIONAL UNION RETALIATED BY CALLING ON MEMBERS TO DEMONSTRATE OUTSIDE THE SPANISH EMBASSY IN PARIS EVERY DAY UNTIL M. VANDENBURIE IS RELEASED. TODAY WAS THE SECOND DAY OF DEMONSTRATIONS, AND THERE WAS A HEAVY POLICE GUARD OUTSIDE THE EMBASSY. SOME OF THE POLICE WERE ARMED, AND THERE WERE A NUMBER OF MINOR SOUFFLES AS THEY DISPERSED THE STUDENTS. BUT THERE WERE NO ARRESTS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1ELG41GF9LONUX6A40R00L21R
    Media URN:
    VLVA1ELG41GF9LONUX6A40R00L21R
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/02/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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