• Short Summary

    A growing surge of nationalism on Puerto Rico led to riots at the University there recently.

  • Description

    A growing surge of nationalism on Puerto Rico led to riots at the University there recently. The presence of United States interests has been blamed for some of the dissent, and the Reserve Officer Training Corps has taken the brunt of the nationalists' anger. This film shows the aftermath of recent fighting when police were called to the University to quell disturbances, and fighting spread to the business sector of San Juan when several state-owned shops were burned and looted. Tension on the island continues at the time of this production.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA91KAED4FU1SUAB82Z3LRKN4QW
    Media URN:
    VLVA91KAED4FU1SUAB82Z3LRKN4QW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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