• Short Summary

    About 3,000 demonstrators, mainly youths and students, marched from another mass meeting shouting "disarm the police" a three deep cordon of police brocked their way and scuffles occorred as the demonstrators broke into 50-strong groups in tactics reminiscent of the violent clashes which occorred in the capital during the visit of U.

  • Description

    1.
    ROLL ONE strikers-work at the meeting at Saint Johnn square.


    2.
    shots of the placards sign" the police kills worker


    3.
    "other pro Battipaglia"


    4.
    general views of the trade union leader singor Mario Tito speaks


    5.
    CU of the crows looking and applauding


    6.
    ROLL TWO demonstrators marching


    7.
    shot of the closed shops for general strike pan to the demonstrators


    8.
    lorries of police following the march


    9.
    shots of the police with police-head speaks to the demonstrators with megaphone


    10.
    police charges the demonstrators


    11.
    car with the glass broked


    12.
    police charges the demonstrators


    13.
    caos at Rome traffic


    14.
    many policemen at railway station


    15.
    people looks


    16.
    people waiting at stop-bas (but also the busses striked)




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: About 3,000 demonstrators, mainly youths and students, marched from another mass meeting shouting "disarm the police" a three deep cordon of police brocked their way and scuffles occorred as the demonstrators broke into 50-strong groups in tactics reminiscent of the violent clashes which occorred in the capital during the visit of U.S. president Nixon at the end of February.

    Police detained about 20 youths before the situation returned to normal.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2AOZUUYK2G7O84ZV75PEALOC5
    Media URN:
    VLVA2AOZUUYK2G7O84ZV75PEALOC5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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