• Short Summary

    AN INDIAN PACIFIST IN A KAYAK TODAY (SATURDAY) PLAYED TAG WITH AN ARMY LAUNCH FROM THE GERMAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC ON A BORDER CANAL.

  • Description

    AN INDIAN PACIFIST IN A KAYAK TODAY (SATURDAY) PLAYED TAG WITH AN ARMY LAUNCH FROM THE GERMAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC ON A BORDER CANAL.SCORES OF ARMED POLICE AND BORDER GUARDS LOOKED ON.

    THE INDIAN, TAPESHWAR NATH ZUTSHI, AN ENGINEER, 36, PADDLED HIS CANOE ON THE EASTERN PART OF THE TELTOW CANAL DIVIDING EAST AND WEST BERLIN.

    THE CANOE CARRIED A YELLOW POSTER CALLING FOR FREEDOM FOR "POLITICAL PRISONERS IN THE SOVIET ZONE".AN ARMY LAUNCH WITH ARMED BORDER GUARDS ABOARD FINALLY GAVE UP AN ATTEMPT TO FORCE THE PACIFIST AND HIS CANOE BACK TO WEST BERLIN.MR.ZUTSHI WHO HAS LIVED IN WEST BERLIN FOR FOUR YEARS HAS FREQUENTLY FASTED AND DEMONSTRATED ON THE BORDER TO HELP WEST BERLIN'S CAUSE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6PD5ZT5DWHHP1FITFRT8ZXLJA
    Media URN:
    VLVA6PD5ZT5DWHHP1FITFRT8ZXLJA
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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