• Short Summary

    A large crowd of demonstrators gathered today (Sunday) in a Catholic area of Belfast to protest at the treatment of friends and relatives arrested in connection with the recent bloody rioting in the city.

  • Description

    A large crowd of demonstrators gathered today (Sunday) in a Catholic area of Belfast to protest at the treatment of friends and relatives arrested in connection with the recent bloody rioting in the city. The demonstration passed off peacefully, but later about 50 women, who had defied security forces by wearing the uniform of the banned Irish Republican Army, attacked an army post with bottles and stones.

    Later still a man was shot in the stomach and there were reports that a military policeman had been burned to death in a patrol vehicle near Londonderry, Northern Ireland's other main trouble-spot.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8RG7PR2L5EKL3Z8W7YJ3O2G3I
    Media URN:
    VLVA8RG7PR2L5EKL3Z8W7YJ3O2G3I
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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