• Short Summary

    STUDENTS CLASHED IN THE STREETS OF PARIS TODAY (THURSDAY) AFTER A POLITICAL MEETING ADDRESSED BY M.

  • Description

    STUDENTS CLASHED IN THE STREETS OF PARIS TODAY (THURSDAY) AFTER A POLITICAL MEETING ADDRESSED BY M. JEAN-LOUIS TIXIER-VIGNANCOUR. THE SPEAKER IS A DEPUTY OF THE EXTREME RIGHT AND HE IS CONTESTING NEXT YEAR'S PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS IN FRANCE. HE RECEIVED AN ENTHUSIASTIC HEARING FROM HIS AUDIENCE - MOST OF THEM STUDENTS.

    THE MEETING WAS HELD AT THE PALAIS MUTUALITE - ON THE FRINGES OF PARIS FAMOUS LATIN QUARTER. WHEN THE STUDENTS LEFT THE MEETING THEY WERE GREETED BY A LARGE GROUP OF STUDENTS - MANY OF WHOM REPRESENTED THE EXTREME-LEFT. THEY JEERED AND SHOUTED AS THE AUDIENCE EMERGED. THE POLICE MOVED FORWARD APPREHENSIVELY AS ISOLATED SCUFFLES BROKE OUT IN THE CROWD. WITHIN MINUTES THE WHOLE STREET BECAME A MELEE AND THE POLICE DREW THEIR BATONS AS THEY MOVED INTO THE SHOUTING STUDENTS.

    THE RIGHT-WING STUDENTS LATER MARCHED THROUGH THE LATIN QUARTER CARRYING BANNERS AND CHANTING "DE GAULLE IS A MURDERED" AND "DOWN WITH DE GAULLE".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1M8J2U3AS5AE01WX3L18Z9PDN
    Media URN:
    VLVA1M8J2U3AS5AE01WX3L18Z9PDN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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