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    ANTI-GOVERNMENT DEMONSTRATORS, INCLUDING A BRIGADE OF ANGRY HOUSEWIVES, CLASHED WITH POLICE IN THE STREETS OF SANTIAGO, CHILE, THURSDAY NIGHT--THE SECOND NIGHT IN A ROW.

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    STUDENTS GATHERING AT THE UNIVERSITY IN SANTIAGO. SHOUTING A POLICE-POLICE FIRING TEAR GAS. TRUCK WITH WATER HOSE MOVING THROUGH CROWD. RALLY AT STADIUM WITH PRO-ALLENDE SUPPORTERS-HELD FOR CASTRO WHO IS LEAVING CHILE ON SATURDAY. ALLENDE AND CASTRO SPEAK AT RALLY.




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    Background: ANTI-GOVERNMENT DEMONSTRATORS, INCLUDING A BRIGADE OF ANGRY HOUSEWIVES, CLASHED WITH POLICE IN THE STREETS OF SANTIAGO, CHILE, THURSDAY NIGHT--THE SECOND NIGHT IN A ROW. POLICE USED TEAR GAS TO DISPERSE ON E GROUP OF WOMEN, AGAIN BANGING POTS AND PANS, ABOUT FOUR BLOCKS FROM THE RESIDENCE OF CUBAN PREMIER FIDEL CASTRO. HE WASN'T AT HOME AT THE TIME. OTHER PROTESTERS AGAINST FOOD SHORTAGES AND HIGH PRICES BURNED AUTOMOBILE TIRES, LIT BONFIRES AND JOINED IN HORN HONKING MOTORCADES THAT BLOCKED TRAFFIC. DOZENS WERE ARRESTED. SOON AFTER DAYBREAK. PRESIDENT ALLENDO DECLARED A STATE OF EMERGENCY, WHICH INCLUDES RESTRICTIONS ON MEETINGS AND A BLACKOUT ON+ALARMIST+NEWS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9W17BU8W594CVKL6UTG392DOR
    Media URN:
    VLVA9W17BU8W594CVKL6UTG392DOR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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