• Short Summary

    HOLLAND CAME TO A STANDSTILL FOR A TWO-MINUTE SILENT PROTEST AGAINST RUSSIAN NUCLEAR TESTS, NOV 2.

  • Description

    1.
    GTV TRAFFIC MOVES.
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    2.
    GTV PEDESTRIANS OVER CROSSING.
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    3.
    SLV CLOCK REGISTERS 13.00 HOURS.
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    4.
    GTV TRAFFIC AND PEDESTRIANS HALTED.
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    5.
    GTV PEDESTRIANS STAND.
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    6.
    GTV CAR AND PEDESTRIANS HALTED.
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    7.
    LV CLOCK REGISTERS 13.05 HRS. TILT TO ELEVATED VIEW TRAFFIC AND PEDESTRIANS MOVING.
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    Initials JRG/S/JF/LW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: HOLLAND CAME TO A STANDSTILL FOR A TWO-MINUTE SILENT PROTEST AGAINST RUSSIAN NUCLEAR TESTS, NOV 2. TRAINS, CARS, TRAMS AND BUSES STOPPED.

    AMSTERDAM "FROZE". FACTORIES STOPPED WORK, PEDESTRIANS HALTED THE AIRPORT AND HARBOUR WERE SILENT. THE TWO-MINUTE SILENCE WAS SUPPORTED BY THE NETHERLANDS GOVERNMENT.

    THE SAME DAY CAME THE ANNOUNCEMENT BY PRESIDENT KENNEDY THAT THE U.S. WAS PREPARING TO RESUME NUCLEAR TESTS IN THE ATMOSPHERE BUT HE GAVE NO INDICATION OF WHEN OR WHERE THE TESTING MIGHT BEGIN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA86WSM5G3PF453HCZVNNM5GRB9
    Media URN:
    VLVA86WSM5G3PF453HCZVNNM5GRB9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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