• Short Summary

    RESENTMENT IS REPORTED TO BE GROWING AMONG MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH KOREAN NATIONAL ASSEMBLY WHO BELIEVE THAT THE UNITED STATES IS TRYING TO SOLVE THE KOREAN CRISIS BY SEEKING ONLY THE RELEASE OF ITS INTELLIGENCE SHIP, THE "PUEBLO", AND NOT PAYING ENOUGH ATTENTION TO NORTH KOREAN INFILTRATION.

  • Description


    THE DEMONSTRATION.




    Initials RM/VS/MR/SC



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: RESENTMENT IS REPORTED TO BE GROWING AMONG MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH KOREAN NATIONAL ASSEMBLY WHO BELIEVE THAT THE UNITED STATES IS TRYING TO SOLVE THE KOREAN CRISIS BY SEEKING ONLY THE RELEASE OF ITS INTELLIGENCE SHIP, THE "PUEBLO", AND NOT PAYING ENOUGH ATTENTION TO NORTH KOREAN INFILTRATION. ON FRIDAY, A GROUP OF DEMONSTRATORS MARCH THROUGH SEOUL TO THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY BUILDING AND CALLED ON THE GOVERNMENT TO TAKE "FIRM MEASURES" AGAINST NORTH KOREA.

    THE DEMONSTRATORS, WHO NUMBERED ABOUT 1,000, ARE MEMBERS OF THE KOREAN PERFORMERS' ASSOCIATION. IN THEIR PROTEST AGAINST NORTH KOREAN INFILTRATION, THEY CHANTED SLOGANS AND CARRIED BANNERS INSCRIBED WITH THE WORKS "DOWN WITH NORTH KOREA" AND OTHER CRITICISMS OF THE NORTH KOREANS. ON 21ST OF JANUARY, 31 NORTH KOREAN COMMANDOS INTRUDED INTO SEOUL IN WHAT WAS DESCRIBED AS AN UNSUCCESSFUL ATTEMPT TO ASSASSINATE THE SOUTH KOREAN PRESIDENT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAJVKMAT0ILFYKJVQJWSY7G2LL
    Media URN:
    VLVAAJVKMAT0ILFYKJVQJWSY7G2LL
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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