• Short Summary

    A DEMONSTRATIONS BY A SMALL CROWD OF AFRICAN AND EUROPEAN STUDENTS THROUGH THE STREETS OF ELIZABETHVILLE KATANGA, MARCH 30, WAS REPORTED TO BE A PROTEST AGAINST THE ALLEGED BEATING OF A UNIVERSITY BUS DRIVER BY AN INDIAN SOLDIER OF THE UNITED NATIONS.

  • Description

    A DEMONSTRATIONS BY A SMALL CROWD OF AFRICAN AND EUROPEAN STUDENTS THROUGH THE STREETS OF ELIZABETHVILLE KATANGA, MARCH 30, WAS REPORTED TO BE A PROTEST AGAINST THE ALLEGED BEATING OF A UNIVERSITY BUS DRIVER BY AN INDIAN SOLDIER OF THE UNITED NATIONS.

    BUT, JUDGING FROM THE BANNERS THEY CARRIED - ONE READ "RESPECT OUR PROFESSOR THEY ARE WORTH MORE THAN U THANT AND HIS CLIQUE" - IT WAS MORE OF AN EXPRESSION OF FEELING AGAINST THE U.N.

    MR. ADOULA, THE CONGOLESE PRIME MINISTER, ACCUSED KATANGAN PRESIDENT TSHOMBE IN LEOPOLDVILLE MARCH 29 OF DELAYING HEIR TALKS ON ENDING KATANGA'S SECESSION IN ORDER TO STRENGTHEN HIS HAND MILITARILY. MR. ADOULA TOLD A PRESS CONFERENCE THAT "THE SITUATION IS WORSE THAT (AT ANY TIME) IN THE PAST YEARS.... ALL PEACEFUL MEANS HAVE BEEN USED UP."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACRH4YPFE3NVDN246E61EBQKYG
    Media URN:
    VLVACRH4YPFE3NVDN246E61EBQKYG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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