• Short Summary

    JAPANESE POLICE RIOT SQUADS CLASHED FIERCELY WITH MILITANT LEFT-WING JAPANESE STUDENTS AT THE TOKYO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON WEDNESDAY (17 FEB).

  • Description


    TOKYO


    1.
    LS (TOP VIEW) STUDENTS DEMONSTRATING OUTSIDE AIRPORT
    2 1/2 ft

    2.
    LS CROWD NEAR BUSES (PAN) MORE DEMONSTRATORS
    4 1/2 ft

    3.
    CU STEEL-HELMETED POLICE STANDING BY AIRPORT ENTRANCE
    6 ft

    4.
    MS STUDENTS DOING SNAKE DANCE NEAR AIRPORT (TWO SHOTS)
    11 ft

    5.
    MS CUTAWAY -- CAMERAMEN ON VEHICLE
    12 ft

    6.
    MS CLASH (THREE SHOTS)
    21 ft

    7.
    MS POLICE ARREST STUDENT
    23 1/2 ft

    8.
    MS STUDENTS TRYING TO OVERTURN POLICE VEHICLE
    25 ft

    9.
    MS STUDENTS WITH BANNERS
    26 1/2 ft

    10.
    MS POLICE TOWARDS STUDENTS IN BID TO BREAK-UP DEMONSTRATION
    30 ft


    SEOUL


    11.
    LS SEOUL AIRPORT
    33 ft

    12.
    MLS ??? GUARDS
    34 ft

    13.
    LS SHIINA OUT OF PLANE
    37 1/2 ft

    14.
    CU SHIINA WALKING ON TARMAC
    41 1/2 ft

    15.
    MS CUTAWAY -- NEWSMEN AND PHOTOGRAPHERS
    41 1/2 ft

    16.
    MS SHIINA AND LEE ON OPEN VEHICLE (TWO SHOTS)
    46 ft

    17.
    MS BOTH OF THEM INSPECTING GUARDS FROM VEHICLE
    53 ft



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    Background: JAPANESE POLICE RIOT SQUADS CLASHED FIERCELY WITH MILITANT LEFT-WING JAPANESE STUDENTS AT THE TOKYO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON WEDNESDAY (17 FEB).THE CLASH WAS SAID TO BE THE MOST VIOLENT OUTBREAK OR RIOTING SINCE THE 1960 DEMONSTRATIONS AGAINST THE JAPAN-UNITED STATES SECURITY TREATY.

    IN A RUNNING BATTLE, THE STUDENTS HURIED ROCKS.BOTH THE POLICE AND STUDENTS SUFFERED HEAVY CASUALTIES.POLICE ARRESTED ABOUT 50 STUDENTS AFTER THEY HAD STAGED A PIERCE SNAKE-DANCE DEMONSTRATION.THE CLASH LASTED FOR ABOUT 15 MINUTES.

    THE STUDENTS, BELONGING TO ZENGAKUREN (NATIONAL FEDERATION OF STUDENTS SELF-GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATIONS) WERE PROTESTING AGAINST THE DEPARTURE OF THE JAPANESE FOREIGN MINISTER, MR.ETSUSABURO SHIINA, FOR SEOUL, TO SPEED TALKS ON NORMALISING RELATIONS BETWEEN JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA.DESPITE THE MELEE, MR.SHIINA ARRIVED AT THE AIRPORT UNHINDERED AND BOARDED A PLANE FOR SEOUL.

    TWO HOURS LATER, MR.SHIINA ARRIVED IN SEOUL AND SAID HE HOPED HIS VISIT WOULD CONTRIBUTE TO FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN HIS COUNTRY AND SOUTH KOREA AND HELP BRING ABOUT EARLY NORMALISATION OF RELATIONS.

    AS MR.SHIINA DROVE TO A DOWNTOWN HOTEL, ABOUT 30 YOUNG KOREAN STUDENTS HURIED EGGS AT HIS CAR AND SHOWERED IT WITH HUNDRED OF LEAFLETS DENOUNCING NORMALISATION TALKS.THE HOTEL IS GUARDED BY ABOUT 150 POLICEMEN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4US2QMWOATFFQMVMI9Z13Q8LA
    Media URN:
    VLVA4US2QMWOATFFQMVMI9Z13Q8LA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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