• Short Summary

    FEDERAL TROOPS HAVE BEEN ASSISTING REGULAR POLICE IN RIO DE JANEIRO FOR THE PAST TOW DAYS TO DEAL WITH POSSIBLE RIOTING BY STUDENT DEMONSTRATORS.

  • Description

    FEDERAL TROOPS HAVE BEEN ASSISTING REGULAR POLICE IN RIO DE JANEIRO FOR THE PAST TOW DAYS TO DEAL WITH POSSIBLE RIOTING BY STUDENT DEMONSTRATORS.

    THE TROOPS WERE CALLED IN AFTER FIVE HOURS OF CLASHES AND RIOTING WHICH OCCURRED LAST NIGHT (MONDAY) IN RIO DE JANEIRO.

    THERE HAS BEEN A WAVE OF DEMONSTRATION THROUGHOUT BRAZIL AGAINST THE GOVERNMENT FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF A STUDENT IN A CLASH WITH POLICE IN RIO DE JANEIRO ON THURSDAY.

    LAST NIGHT TWO PEOPLE WERE REPORTED TO HAVE DIED IN RIO IN A DEMONSTRATION. IN ALL THREE PEOPLE ARE REPORTED TO HAVE DIED AND SIXTY OTHERS TO HAVE BEEN INJURED IN A WAVE OF DEMONSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT BRAZIL.

    THE DEMONSTRATIONS HAVE COINCIDED WITH THE FOURTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE COLLAPSE OF THE LEFT-WING REGIME OF PRESIDENT JOAD GOULART IN THE REVOLUTION OF 1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7AR8T5R9R6CNOZFSM7II9MB5M
    Media URN:
    VLVA7AR8T5R9R6CNOZFSM7II9MB5M
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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