• Short Summary

    sorry, in great haste - have to pick up from agencies, there have been violent anti-Chinese demos in Battambang, many Chinese assaulted, unconfirmed reports of two killed.

  • Description


    Roll 1: - street scenes in Battambang showing some anti-Chinese banners up in French.



    - general shots showing many Chinese shops closed, &c.



    Roll 2: couple of shots in Battambang town.



    - then troops on operation, but no action whatsoever - they are 10kms south of Battambang - a further 10kms south the government have lost a town (Maung) and much territory.



    - soldiers rest - a bunker of ammo seen.



    - soldiers relaxing - no action.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: sorry, in great haste - have to pick up from agencies, there have been violent anti-Chinese demos in Battambang, many Chinese assaulted, unconfirmed reports of two killed. Students blame Chinese merchants for hoarding essential foodstuffs - mainly rice - then selling at high prices.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6KM55RDFI8MO4N328LN0LR0WI
    Media URN:
    VLVA6KM55RDFI8MO4N328LN0LR0WI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:04:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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