• Short Summary

    UNIVERSITY STUDENTS IN ARGENTINA ARE CONTINUING THEIR RESISTANCE TO THE MILITARY GOVERNMENT OF GENERAL ONGANIA.?

  • Description

    UNIVERSITY STUDENTS IN ARGENTINA ARE CONTINUING THEIR RESISTANCE TO THE MILITARY GOVERNMENT OF GENERAL ONGANIA. LEADER OF THE OFFICIALLY DISBANDED STUDENTS' FEDERATION HAVE CALLED FOR A 24-HOUR NATIONAL STRIKE TOMORROW (WEDNESDAY) OVER THE GOVERNMENT'S DECISION TO THE END TRADITIONAL SELF-RULE IN UNIVERSITIES.

    ON FRIDAY, SEVERAL ARRESTS WERE MADE WHEN STUDENTS AT THE FACULTY BUILDING OF THE BUENOS AIRES UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF MEDICINE CLASHED WITH POLICE AFTER A DEMONSTRATION. THE GOVERNMENT HAS BANNED ALL PUBLIC MEETINGS, DEMONSTRATIONS, AND TRADE UNION STRIKES, BUT THE STUDENTS HAVE CONTINUED TO DEFY THE BANS AND TO OPPOSE THE GOVERNMENT'S EDUCATIONAL POLICIES.

    THE STATE UNIVERSITIES RE-OPENED FOR CLASSES ABOUT TWO WEEKS AGO AFTER BEING CLOSED DOWN BY THE GOVERNMENT, BUT ALMOST HALF OF THE FACULTY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF BUENOS AIRES HAD LEFT THEIR JOBS IN PROTEST. ABOUT THE SAME PROPORTION OF STUDENTS REFUSED TO CONTINUE THEIR STUDIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5ZZ1SEZKPYTGBKU006VB1YXRI
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ZZ1SEZKPYTGBKU006VB1YXRI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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