• Short Summary

    Riot police on Friday (21 May) used tear gas to disperse a crowd of 2,000 students in the second day of clashes over arrested student leaders and alleged suppression of academic freedom.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Demonstrators tear down sandbag wall (3 shots)
    0.11

    2.
    SV Masked police move in
    0.16

    3.
    SV Students drag sandbags into roadway
    0.24

    4.
    SV Police vehicle moves in spraying gas and students disperse
    0.30

    5.
    SV Police truck moving barricade
    0.37

    6.
    SV Police drag sandbags out of roadway
    0.42

    7.
    LV Students look on from steps of campus building
    0.46

    8.
    SV Police spraying gas over sandbag wall
    0.53

    9.
    SV Girl students covering faces
    1.01

    10.
    SV Riot police with shields stand by (2 shots)
    1.09



    Initials BB/0037 TA/AS/BB/0056


    SOUND INCLUDES: GENERAL SOUND OF STUDENTS YELLING AS POLICE CLOSE IN DURING DEMONSTRATION.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Riot police on Friday (21 May) used tear gas to disperse a crowd of 2,000 students in the second day of clashes over arrested student leaders and alleged suppression of academic freedom.

    Students in other parts of Seoul clashed with police in a brief march demanding the release of eight of their colleagues--arrested when they visited the main opposition New Democratic Party headquarters on Monday (16 May) to urge the Party to boycott the May 25 parliamentary elections.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADBNLL67ITY0E8830ISKMUDIFT
    Media URN:
    VLVADBNLL67ITY0E8830ISKMUDIFT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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