• Short Summary

    ABOUT 30,000 PEOPLE CARRYING NEARLY 2,000 WREATHS MARCHED IN SILENCE THROUGH PARIS LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY).?

  • Description

    ABOUT 30,000 PEOPLE CARRYING NEARLY 2,000 WREATHS MARCHED IN SILENCE THROUGH PARIS LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY). THEY WERE COMMEMORATING NINE PEOPLE WHO WERE KILLED LAST YEAR IN A DEMONSTRATION AGAINST THE EXTREMIST SECRET ARMY ORGANISATION, WHICH WAS OPPOSED TO ALGERIAN INDEPENDENCE.

    LEADERS OF THE MARCH CARRIED HUGE PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE NINE VICTIMS. CROWDS LINED THE STREETS AS THE COLUMN MADE ITS WAY TO THE PERE LACHAISE CEMETERY IN EASTERN PARIS.

    THE NINE VICTIMS WERE CRUSHED TO DEATH AT THE ENTRANCE TO A PARIS METRO (UNDERGROUND RAILWAY) STATION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD2UJKGUFOYDPJ5T1C7V0PWDCF
    Media URN:
    VLVAD2UJKGUFOYDPJ5T1C7V0PWDCF
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/02/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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