• Short Summary

    Indo-Pakistan relations have dipped to their lowest point since the 1965 Kashmir war, following the ban by India of all overflights of its territory by Pakistani aircraft.

  • Description

    1.
    LS Pakistan Commission
    0.10

    2.
    LV Crowds rioting
    0.16

    3.
    MLV Police outside Commission gates
    0.29

    4.
    MV Crowds rioting (3 shots)
    0.29

    5.
    LV Crowd at Commission gate
    0.32

    6.
    LV Gas fired at crowd
    0.38

    7.
    LV Crowd trying to get over gates
    0.43

    8.
    MLV Crowd getting into Commission grounds
    0.48

    9.
    MLV Youths throwing stones
    0.53

    10.
    LV Officials watching from roof
    0.56

    11.
    MLV Police fire gas
    1.00

    12.
    CU Injured cameraman
    1.01

    13.
    MV Crowd running
    1.04



    Initials SGM/2252 SGM/2240



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Indo-Pakistan relations have dipped to their lowest point since the 1965 Kashmir war, following the ban by India of all overflights of its territory by Pakistani aircraft. The Government action, and the laying of virtual siege to the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi by some 4,000 students have brought to the situation in the Indian subcontinent to near crisis point.

    The demonstration came a day after the initial violence on Wednesday (our prod. 1377/71) and as the Indian Government announced than ban on Pakistani overflights.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4AO4PD5TEESXYI8AHEGLEXTLZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA4AO4PD5TEESXYI8AHEGLEXTLZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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