• Short Summary

    CHINESE STUDENTS OF THE NANYANG UNIVERSITY IN SINGAPORE ARE ON A THREE-DAY HUNGER STRIKE IN PROTEST AGAINST THE ARREST OF FIFTY-TWO STUDENTS IN A PRE-DAWN SWOOP BY SINGAPORE AND FEDERAL POLICE ON JUNE 27.

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    CHINESE STUDENTS OF THE NANYANG UNIVERSITY IN SINGAPORE ARE ON A THREE-DAY HUNGER STRIKE IN PROTEST AGAINST THE ARREST OF FIFTY-TWO STUDENTS IN A PRE-DAWN SWOOP BY SINGAPORE AND FEDERAL POLICE ON JUNE 27.

    THE STRIKE BY MORE THAN TWO-HUNDRED BEGAN ON JUNE 29 AND WILL END ON THE AFTERNOON OF JULY 1. THE STUDENTS DRINK ONLY WATER AND SUCH SWEETS.

    THE MALAYSIAN GOVERNMENT CLAIMS THAT THE STUDENTS WERE INVOLVED IN COMMUNIST SUBVERSIVE ACTIVITIES, AND ITS MOVE AGAINST THE STUDENTS HAS BEEN SUPPORTED BY THE SINGAPORE GOVERNMENT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA35U8L6AD0U6I6Q2N2B9TRNBIP
    Media URN:
    VLVA35U8L6AD0U6I6Q2N2B9TRNBIP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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