• Short Summary

    AUTHORITIES IN THE PORTUGUESE ENCLAVE OF MACAO, IN SOUTHERN CHINA, HAVE IMPLEMENTED A BAN ON ORGANISATIONS RUN BY CHINESE PEOPLE SUPPORTING THE TAIWAN REGIME.

  • Description

    AUTHORITIES IN THE PORTUGUESE ENCLAVE OF MACAO, IN SOUTHERN CHINA, HAVE IMPLEMENTED A BAN ON ORGANISATIONS RUN BY CHINESE PEOPLE SUPPORTING THE TAIWAN REGIME.

    THE PORTUGUESE AGREED TO BRING THE BAN INTO FORCE DURING DISCUSSIONS WITH THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA LAST WEEK.

    THE BAN ON PRO-TAIWAN ORGANISATIONS WAS ONE OF CONDITIONS THE PORTUGUESE AGREED TO DURING DISCUSSIONS AIMED AT EASING A TENSE ATMOSPHERE IN MACAO WHICH HAD EXISTED SINCE DECEMBER WHEN A NUMBER OF CHINESE STUDENTS WERE ALLEGEDLY ASSAULTED BY PORTUGUESE POLICE. IN LATER CLASHES WITH POLICE EIGHT PEOPLE DIED.

    PRO-TAIWAN ASSOCIATIONS AND UNIONS HAVE BEEN MADE ILLEGAL, AND AMONG THE BUILDINGS CLOSED ARE A TEACHERS' CLUB, SEVERAL OFFICES AND A BUILDING WHICH SERVED AS THE OFFICE OF A REPRESENTATIVE OF THE TAIWAN REGIME.

    A SCHOOL FOR CHILDREN OF PEOPLE SUPPORTING TAIWAN HAS BEEN RE-NAMED.

    SIGNS AND FLAGS ON THE BUILDING HAVE BEEN EITHER DEFACED OR TORN DOWN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8P4ESF8SVTF4ZGEBHY8JLZBD
    Media URN:
    VLVA8P4ESF8SVTF4ZGEBHY8JLZBD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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