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    Role 1


    1.
    Caravan of autos behind Victor Paz Estenssoro on his arrival in La Paz


    2.
    People running behind the cars


    3.
    An access square full of people on side of Paz


    4.
    A group of politicians in manifestation


    5.
    various takes of the concentration of political groups


    6.
    Paz is lifted up by demonstrators


    7.
    Pax in the manifestation


    8.
    more shots of same



    Role 2


    1.
    Paz talking to demonstrators


    2.
    various takes of same



    Role 3


    1.
    concentration of MNR scattering


    2.
    particans of the MNR following caravan


    3.
    one of the avenues of La Paz when the shooting began


    4.
    at the end of the avenue is the university where the shots came from


    5.
    takes of planes attacking the university in low flight


    6.
    takes of the university building at the top


    7.
    same


    8.
    a part of the plaza of the university occupied by soldiers


    9.
    assault cars surrounding the university (tanks)


    10.
    various (shots) of the university buildings


    11.
    tanks


    12.
    various (shots) of ambulances carrying wounded.




    Initials


    when the nationalist bolivian manifestation movement was realized with the arrival of its Cheif Dr. Victor Paz Estenssoro of Lima university students encounted in the university who had not surrendered opened fire on the public killing eight persons and injuring 25. Military troops after surrounding the university area proceeded to attack and later capture all those inside which was about 230 university students between men and women. They suffered no casualties and after being taken or surrendering where taken prisoners in one of the prisons.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4UVGZALTWIHGYNUI5LX1LTFAL
    Media URN:
    VLVA4UVGZALTWIHGYNUI5LX1LTFAL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:07:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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