• Short Summary

    Eleven Gendarmerie and Police officers appeared today before an Athens Court on charges of having tortured political prisoners during the seven-year dictatorship.

  • Description

    1.
    The president of the Court. GV


    2.
    The accused Closer shot.


    3.
    The defense lawyer defend the accused, speak.


    4.
    The president CU


    5.
    GV of the accused and the defense lawyers.


    6.
    Crowds GV and journalists.


    7.
    The victims lawyers.


    8.
    The accused police and gendarmerie officers (closer shots)


    9.
    The defense and accuses lawyers quarrelling.


    10.
    The accuse SGV.


    11.
    A shot of the Permanent Court Martial building GV outdoor, shot at 320 ASA.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Eleven Gendarmerie and Police officers appeared today before an Athens Court on charges of having tortured political prisoners during the seven-year dictatorship. The charges of this last tortures trial are for causing severe body injuries to their victims, abusing authority, intimidation, etc. For security reasons the trial is being held at the Athens Permanent Court Martial building inside Rouf military camp. All eleven officers are high ranking police and gendarmerie elements.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA35BTV1AL3TNZWL41XJXE2CXU2
    Media URN:
    VLVA35BTV1AL3TNZWL41XJXE2CXU2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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