• Short Summary

    SCUFFLING BROKE OUT BETWEEN POLICE AND DEMONSTRATORS IN COPENHAGEN YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) WHEN A CROWD OF ABOUT 200 PEOPLE GATHERED OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES EMBASSY TO PROTEST AT AMERICAN ACTION IN VIETNAM.

  • Description

    SCUFFLING BROKE OUT BETWEEN POLICE AND DEMONSTRATORS IN COPENHAGEN YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) WHEN A CROWD OF ABOUT 200 PEOPLE GATHERED OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES EMBASSY TO PROTEST AT AMERICAN ACTION IN VIETNAM.

    MANY OF THE DEMONSTRATORS CARRIED PLACARDS CONDEMNING THE UNITED STATES AIR RAIDS IN NORTH VIETNAM, AND SOME IDENTIFIED PRESIDENT JOHNSON WITH HITLER AND MUSSOLINI. LEADERS OF THE DEMONSTRATION SPOKE THROUGH LOUDSPEAKERS TO THE CROWD.

    A NOTE ADDRESSED TO THE AMBASSADOR WAS HANDED IN AT THE DOOR OF THE EMBASSY.

    POLICE AND DEMONSTRATORS CLASHED WHEN POLICEMEN TRIED TO SEIZE SOME OF THE PLACARDS WHICH CARRIED SLOGANS SUCH AS "JOHNSON IS A MURDERER" AND "YANKEE GO HOME".

    AFTER SOME MINUTES THE DEMONSTRATORS DISPERSED...

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA615362O4IMWMJT8IEY6AU0H84
    Media URN:
    VLVA615362O4IMWMJT8IEY6AU0H84
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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