• Short Summary

    HUNDREDS OF STUDENTS DEMONSTRATED IN DJAKARTA ON FRIDAY, SHOUTING DEMANDS FOR THE TAKE-OVER AMERICAN-OWNED OIL COMPANIES IN INDONESIA.

  • Description

    1.
    MLV CROWD WAVING BANNERS MARCHING PAST CAMERA
    0.23

    2.
    LV PAN DOWN EXT.. OF GOVERNMENT STUDENTS TO CROWD
    0.30

    3.
    MV CROWD
    0.34

    4.
    CV WOMAN IN CROWD SHOUTING
    0.37

    5.
    CV SIGN "SITA CALTEX"
    0.40

    6.
    CV MEN AND WOMEN IN CROWD
    0.47

    7.
    CV SIGN: SITA MOBIL"
    0.50

    8.
    MV MAN SHOUTING
    0.52

    9.
    CV SIGN "SITA SHELL"
    0.54

    10.
    LV CROWD
    1.09



    Initials JT/V/BHH/EEH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: HUNDREDS OF STUDENTS DEMONSTRATED IN DJAKARTA ON FRIDAY, SHOUTING DEMANDS FOR THE TAKE-OVER AMERICAN-OWNED OIL COMPANIES IN INDONESIA.THE DEMONSTRATION COINCIDED WITH AN INDONESIAN GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCEMENT THAT IT HAD PLACED ALL FOREIGN OIL FIRMS UNDER ITS "SUPERVISION AND CONTROL".

    ANTI-AMERICAN SONGS AND SLOGANS WERE SUNG AND SHOUTED AS THE STUDENTS KEPT UP A BARRAGE OF PROTEST.THE DEMONSTRATION FOLLOWS IN THE WAKE OF WEEKS OF AGITATION AGAINST THE UNITED STATES.COMMUNISTS AND TRADE UNIONS HAVE BEEN DEMANDING THAT ALL AMERICAN ASSETS BE SEIZED IN RETALIATION FOR WASHINGTON'S SUPPORT TO MALAYSIA.

    MEANWHILE, EXECUTIVES OF AMERICAN OIL FIRMS AND THE DUTCH-BASED SHELL COMPANY ARE SEEKING CLARIFICATION OF THE TAKE-OVER ANNOUNCEMENT.AT THE MOMENT, INDONESIA GETS 60 PERCENT OF THE COMPANIES' PROFITS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2OIYP1SKQ41JOWQGFPWJZ70UP
    Media URN:
    VLVA2OIYP1SKQ41JOWQGFPWJZ70UP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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