• Short Summary

    THE SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY TUESDAY INDEFINITELY CLOSED CLASSES AT TWO COLLEGES, AS STUDENTS PROTESTS AGAINST COMPULSORY MILITARY TRAINING FLARED UP AGAIN AFTER A THREE DAY LULL.

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    THE SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY TUESDAY INDEFINITELY CLOSED CLASSES AT TWO COLLEGES, AS STUDENTS PROTESTS AGAINST COMPULSORY MILITARY TRAINING FLARED UP AGAIN AFTER A THREE DAY LULL. THE CAMPUS GATES WERE SHUT AT THE UNIVERSITY'S COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES AND THE COLLEGE OF LAW THIS MORNING, WITH MORE THAN 100 POLICE AND SCHOOL AUTHORITIES TURNING BACK ABOUT 800 STUDENTS. CNL POST GRADUATES, WHO ARE NOT SUBJECT TO COMPULSORY MILITARY DRILL, WERE ADMITTED. AT FOUR PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES IN SEOUL, ABOUT 3,600 STUDENTS BATTLED RIOT POLICE AGAIN NEAR THEIR SCHOOLS, BUT POLICE USING CLUBS AND TEAR GAS HELD THEM TO WITHIN A FEW HUNDRED METERS OF THE CAMPUSES. BUT A SMALL GROUP OF 100 STUDENTS FROM KOREA UNIVERSITY WHO SLIPPED THROUGH POLICE CORDONS ASSEMBLED IN FRONT OF THE CAPITOL BUILDING IN THE AFTERNOON AND BRIEFLY MARCHED ALONG THE BROAD CAPITOL AVENUE IN A DRIZZLING RAIN. AT YONSEI AND SUNGKYUNKWAN UNIVERSITIES, RIOT POLICE FIRED SOME 300 TEAR GAS SHELLS INTO THE CAMPUSES AS STUDENTS THROWING ROCKS OVER THE FENCE THREATENED TO BREAK INTO THE STREET AGAIN. EDUCATION MINISTER CHONG CHUL HONG EXPRESSED REGRET TUESDAY THAT SEOUL NATIONAL UNIVERSITY HAD TO SUSPEND CLASSES AT THE TWO COLLEGES, AND ARRAMED TO STUDENTS TO RESTORE ORDER AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA26ZOBG77SU3K37MT1Z97XXI4R
    Media URN:
    VLVA26ZOBG77SU3K37MT1Z97XXI4R
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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