• Short Summary

    POLISH DEMONSTRATORS RALLIED OUTSIDE THE AMERICAN EMBASSY IN WARSAW YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) IN SUPPORT OF NORTH VIETNAM.

  • Description

    POLISH DEMONSTRATORS RALLIED OUTSIDE THE AMERICAN EMBASSY IN WARSAW YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) IN SUPPORT OF NORTH VIETNAM. LATER, THEY BURST THROUGH THE EMBASSY GATES AND STONED THE BUILDING.

    ABOUT 500 TOOK PART IN THE DEMONSTRATION, INCLUDING - ACCORDING TO AGENCY-REPORTS--20 POLISH ARMY TROOPS IN UNIFORM. THE REPORTS SAID AT LEAST 20 OF THE ARMY MEN TOOK PART IN THE STONE- THROWING RIOT.

    AMERICAN GUARDS DROVE BACK THE DEMONSTRATORS, BUT NOT BEFORE THEY HAD CAUSED DAMAGED ESTIMATED AT MORE THAN 1500 DOLLARS. THE AMERICAN AMBASSADOR LODGED A STRONG PROTEST AT THE INCIDENT - THE SECOND SUCH DEMONSTRATION IN LESS THAN A MONTH.

    TODAY THE POLISH GOVERNMENT EXPRESSED REGRET AND AGREED TO PAY FOR THE DAMAGE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7ZNHVUFF8EQE2OEJ5RYKO7DTL
    Media URN:
    VLVA7ZNHVUFF8EQE2OEJ5RYKO7DTL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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