• Short Summary

    ELEVEN DEMONSTRATORS, INCLUDING A MAN IN CLERICAL GARB, OCCUPIED A CORRIDOR IN THE BRITISH CONSULATE IN NEW YORK ON MONDAY TO PROTEST THE FATAL SHOOTINGS OF 13 CIVILIANS BY BRITISH TROOPS SUNDAY IN NORTHERN IRELAND.

  • Description

    ELEVEN DEMONSTRATORS, INCLUDING A MAN IN CLERICAL GARB, OCCUPIED A CORRIDOR IN THE BRITISH CONSULATE IN NEW YORK ON MONDAY TO PROTEST THE FATAL SHOOTINGS OF 13 CIVILIANS BY BRITISH TROOPS SUNDAY IN NORTHERN IRELAND. JOHN S. FORD, BRITISH CONSUL GENERAL, MET WITH THE PROTESTORS IN AN INNER OFFICE WHILE NEW YORK CITY POLICE WAITED IN THE OUTER OFFICE IN CASE HEY WERE NEEDED. A SPOKESMAN FOR THE DEMONSTRATORS, PATRIC PHARLAND, SAID THE GROUP WANTED TO +LODGE A PROTEST ABOUT THE MURDER OF 13 PERSONS WHO WERE TAKING PART IN A PEACEFUL RALLY+, IN LONDONDERRY. OUTSIDE THE CONSULATE OFFICE BUILDING ABOUT A HUNDRED DEMONSTRATORS PICKETED. THERE WAS A BRIEF SCUFFLE BETWEEN THE AND THE POLICE, BUT THERE WERE NO ARRESTS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8R7E0OJNPVN6HAMIXUHZNSZEK
    Media URN:
    VLVA8R7E0OJNPVN6HAMIXUHZNSZEK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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