• Short Summary

    There were violent scenes in Queensland's capital of Brisbane when police were ordered to break a picket line of over 600 meatworkers who were trying to prevent the loading of more than 1,000 live cattle on a boat bound for Japan.

  • Description

    There were violent scenes in Queensland's capital of Brisbane when police were ordered to break a picket line of over 600 meatworkers who were trying to prevent the loading of more than 1,000 live cattle on a boat bound for Japan. The pickets, members of the Australian Meat Industry Employees Union, claimed the shipment broke a four-year ban on exports of live cattle to Japan for fattening before slaughter. Haward Sacre of TVQ Brisbane reports.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6605PU7OIV4CSSEZG3U6EE2D4
    Media URN:
    VLVA6605PU7OIV4CSSEZG3U6EE2D4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/10/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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