• Short Summary

    MILITARY AUTHORITIES IN THE GAZA STRIP, OCCUPIED BY ISRAELI FORCES HAVE CLOSED SEVERAL SCHOOLS BECAUSE OF STUDENT AGITATION.

  • Description

    MILITARY AUTHORITIES IN THE GAZA STRIP, OCCUPIED BY ISRAELI FORCES HAVE CLOSED SEVERAL SCHOOLS BECAUSE OF STUDENT AGITATION. IN GAZA TOWN, A GROUP OF STUDENTS YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) APPEARED IN COURT ON CHARGES ARISING OUT OF INCIDENTS AFTER THE SCHOOL CLOSURES.

    THE STUDENTS APPEARING WITH THEIR PARENTS, WERE ACCUSED OF PARTICIPATING IN DEMONSTRATIONS IN WHICH STONES WERE THROWN AT PASSING CARS AND CIVILIAN TRAFFIC WAS INTERFERED WITH.

    SEVEN OF THE ACCUSED HAD BEEN DETAINED IN GAZA AND 13 IN KHAN YUNIS. THEY WERE FINED UP TO GBP10 STERLING FOR THEIR PART IN THE DEMONSTRATION.

    IT WAS CLAIMED THAT SEVERAL MEMBERS OF SECURITY FORCES WHO WERE CALLED IN TO DISPERSE THE YOUNG DEMONSTRATORS, WERE INJURED AND HAD TO RECEIVED HOSPITAL TREATMENT.

    ISRAELI FORCES ARE MAINTAINING CONSTANT PATROLS OF THE GAZA STRIP AREA IN AN EFFORT TO DISCOURAGE FURTHER DEMONSTRATIONS BY THE ARAB STUDENTS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADXW3HNQDI20AZ35P2UHWOOUC0
    Media URN:
    VLVADXW3HNQDI20AZ35P2UHWOOUC0
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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