• Short Summary

    The Army has sealed off a mile-long stretch of the Crumlin Road in Belfast after another day of riots.

  • Description

    The Army has sealed off a mile-long stretch of the Crumlin Road in Belfast after another day of riots.

    This evening, Saturday, 16th January, troops were standing guard as firemen fought the flames in burning vehicles and buildings. No vehicles are being permitted through the area. Pedestrians are being searched.

    The Government of Northern Ireland has warned that further controls may have to be imposed in Belfast if the disturbances continue.

    The Prime Minister, Major Chichester-Clark, has postponed a planned visit to the United States.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3R6MKU3OK1DF9ZNRK4TDK4FDI
    Media URN:
    VLVA3R6MKU3OK1DF9ZNRK4TDK4FDI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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