• Short Summary

    LEFTWING STUDENT LEADER "RED" RUDI DUTSCHKE, 27 WAS SHOT IN THE HEAD IN WEST BERLIN TODAY (THURSDAY), BUT DOCTORS SAID TONIGHT THAT HE WOULD LIVE.

  • Description

    LEFTWING STUDENT LEADER "RED" RUDI DUTSCHKE, 27 WAS SHOT IN THE HEAD IN WEST BERLIN TODAY (THURSDAY), BUT DOCTORS SAID TONIGHT THAT HE WOULD LIVE. TWO BULLETS HAD BEEN EXTRACTED DURING A FOUR AND A HALF HOUR OPERATION, THE DOCTORS SAID.

    DUTSCHKE, A FIERY PROPHET OF PERMANENT REVOLUTION, WAS SHOT AND WOUNDED IN A DAY LIGHT ATTACK ON A BUSY STREET CROSSING IN WEST BERLIN. AFTER DUTSCHKE WAS WOUNDED, POLICE FOUGHT A RUNNING BATTLE WITH HIS ALLEGED ASSAILANT IN A BUILDING SITE BEFORE SEIZING HIM. THE MAN, WHO WAS WOUNDED, WAS OPERATED ON IN THE SAME HOSPITAL AS DUTSCHKE.

    DOCTORS SAID THE MAN, IN HIS MID-TWENTIES, WAS IMPROVING.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACS55VV2RT5JYYBKM642K2115C
    Media URN:
    VLVACS55VV2RT5JYYBKM642K2115C
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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