• Short Summary

    ABOUT 200 INDONESIAN STUDENTS DEMONSTRATED IN FRONT OF THE POLISH EMBASSY AND THE EAST GERMAN CONSULATE LAST SATURDAY (AUGUST 24) IN PROTEST AGAINST THE WARSAW PACT MILITARY INTERVENTION IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

  • Description

    ABOUT 200 INDONESIAN STUDENTS DEMONSTRATED IN FRONT OF THE POLISH EMBASSY AND THE EAST GERMAN CONSULATE LAST SATURDAY (AUGUST 24) IN PROTEST AGAINST THE WARSAW PACT MILITARY INTERVENTION IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA.

    THE STUDENTS PULLED DOWN THE MISSION FLAG AT THE POLISH EMBASSY. AT THE EAST GERMAN CONSULATE, ONE DEMONSTRATOR CLIMBED ON TO THE ROOF TO TEAR DOWN THE COAST OF ARMS.

    SECURITY GUARDS STOOD BY AS THE STUDENTS SMASHED THE WINDOWS OF A BUS PARKED IN THE CONSULATE COMPOUND, SMASHED A GLASS DISPLAY CASE, AND TRAMPLED LEAFLETS AND PHOTOGRAPHS.

    THE STUDENTS YELLED "GO HOME, RED MONKEYS" BEFORE MARCHING BACK TO THEIR HEADQUARTERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7O9ANVQ1WFEKWYHICFGNPZOPG
    Media URN:
    VLVA7O9ANVQ1WFEKWYHICFGNPZOPG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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