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    May 19: Parade and demonstration of the students; clashes with the National Guard (Panama's Police force); death of one of the students took place during these clashes; that same night secondary students had a congregation at the National University with the University students and it was agreed to go on strike until the Government dismiss the 3 chiefs of police and the Minister of Education.



    May 20: Wake of the dead student, first at his home and later at the main entrance of the National Institute; funeral parade of the dead student.



    May 22 to 24: Various aspects of the martial law enforcement in Panama City and views of the city that is strictly guarded by the National Guard (Police force of Panama), as transportation employees, printers, bakers, slaughterman and others have joined students in their strike.



    Building shown is the National Institute




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    Film ID:
    VLVA29Z77LTCSUVXRJ3664J2PZGNH
    Media URN:
    VLVA29Z77LTCSUVXRJ3664J2PZGNH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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