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    SOME 4,000 INDONESIANS STAGED NOISY FIST-WAVING DEMONSTRATION OUTSIDE THE INDIAN AND UNITED STATES EMBASSIES IN DJAKARTA ON WEDNESDAY.

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    SOME 4,000 INDONESIANS STAGED NOISY FIST-WAVING DEMONSTRATION OUTSIDE THE INDIAN AND UNITED STATES EMBASSIES IN DJAKARTA ON WEDNESDAY.

    AT THE INDIAN EMBASSY, THEY SHOUTED "CRUSH INDIA" AND SENT IN A PETITION TO AMBASSADOR PERALA RATNAM, ATTACKING INDIAN POLICIES IN KASHMIR.THE DEMONSTRATION WAS THE SECOND THERE WITHIN THREE DAYS.

    AT THE UNITED STATES EMBASSY, THE DEMONSTRATORS MET WITH A DISAPPOINTMENT.THE PLACE WAS SHUT FOR LABOUR DAY AND ONLY A SKELETON STAFF WAS ON DUTY.HOWEVER A SMALL DELEGATION WITH A PETITION WAS ALLOWED INSIDE TO SEE A SECOND SECRETARY.

    AS USUAL, THE INDONESIAN DEMONSTRATORS DEMANDED THE SEVERANCE OF DIPLOMATIC TIES AND THE SEIZURE OF AMERICAN CAPITAL.THE DEMONSTRATION WAS THE LATEST IN A CONTINUOUS SERIES STAGED DURING THE PAST YEAR.

    TODAY (THURSDAY) THE DEMONSTRATORS TURNED VIOLENT - THEY STORMED INTO THE INDIAN EMBASSY, SMASHED ALL WINDOWS AND FITTINGS, SET FIRE TO THREE CARS AND TORE UP THE INDIAN FLAG.THE UPHEAVAL LASTED 30 MINUTES.LATER, INDONESIA APOLOGISED FOR IT AND SAID INDIA WOULD RECEIVE COMPENSATION FOR THE DAMAGE.

    (INDONESIA IS SUPPORTING PAKISTAN, A FELLOW MOSLEM COUNTRY, IN THE UNDECLARED WAR AGAINST INDIA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3YV7DAAN2OTYX48JQCCMRKGDQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA3YV7DAAN2OTYX48JQCCMRKGDQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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