• Short Summary

    STRICT SECURITY PRECAUTIONS HAVE BEEN CLAMPED ON LONDONDERRY TONIGHT AFTER 24 HOURS OF VIOLENCE IN WHICH TWO MEN WERE SHOT DEAD.

  • Description

    STRICT SECURITY PRECAUTIONS HAVE BEEN CLAMPED ON LONDONDERRY TONIGHT AFTER 24 HOURS OF VIOLENCE IN WHICH TWO MEN WERE SHOT DEAD. BARRICADES WERE PUT UP BY BRITISH TROOPS IN THE CATHOLIC BOG SIDE DISTRICT. TODAY'S DISTURBANCES WERE STARTED BY CATHOLICS MOURNING THE DEATH OF 24 YEAR OLD SEAMUS CUSEAK WHO WAS SHOT BY AN ARMY MARKSMAN LAST NIGHT. TROOPS FACED A BARRAGE OF ROCKS, BOTTLES AND NAIL BOMBS THROUGHOUT THE DAY IN LONDONDERRY. A SECOND RIOTER WAS SHOT DEAD WHEN HE ATTEMPTED TO THROW ONE OF THE BOMBS AT TROOPS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA66WIKGASBS3BPTRHTI7DX4NKE
    Media URN:
    VLVA66WIKGASBS3BPTRHTI7DX4NKE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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