• Short Summary

    IN WEST BERLIN TODAY (SATURDAY), STUDENTS SAT DOWN INT EH CITY'S MAIN STREET DURING A DEMONSTRATION AGAINST UNITED STATES POLICY IN VIETNAM.

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    THE DEMONSTRATORS MARCHING ALONG THE KURFUERSTENDAMM, WITH PLACARDS, AND SQUATTING ON THE ROADWAY BEFORE POLICE MOVE IN. ONE OF THE DEMONSTRATORS HOLDS UP A PLACARD READING: "MORSE FOR PRESIDENT", REFERRING TO THE UNITED STATES SENATOR WAYNE MORSE, WHO HAS OPPOSED HIS COUNTRY'S POLICY ON VIETNAM.




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    Background: IN WEST BERLIN TODAY (SATURDAY), STUDENTS SAT DOWN INT EH CITY'S MAIN STREET DURING A DEMONSTRATION AGAINST UNITED STATES POLICY IN VIETNAM. THEY BROUGHT TRAFFIC TO A HALT ON THE KURFUERSTENDAMM, THE FASHIONABLE SHOPPING THOROUGH FARE, BEFORE POLICE ORDERED THEM TO DISPERSE.

    ABOUT 2,000 STUDENTS TOOK PART IN TODAY'S PROTEST. IT PASSED OFF PEACEFULLY. THE DEMONSTRATION COMES SIX AFTER THE U.S. RESUMED BOMBING NORTHERN VIETNAM AFTER A FIVE-WEEK LULL.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA81OBE4EBJ2Y8IZGP4BZC91KY8
    Media URN:
    VLVA81OBE4EBJ2Y8IZGP4BZC91KY8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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