• Short Summary

    ANTI-BRITISH DEMONSTRATIONS ARE CONTINUING IN THE PORTUGUESE COLONY OF MACAO. ON FRIDAY (JUNE 16), CHINESE?

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    ANTI-BRITISH DEMONSTRATIONS ARE CONTINUING IN THE PORTUGUESE COLONY OF MACAO. ON FRIDAY (JUNE 16), CHINESE WORKERS AND STUDENTS MARCHED THROUGH THE MAIN STREETS, HUNG EFFIGIES OF SIR DAVID TRENCH, GOVERNOR OF THE BRITISH COLONY, HONG KONG, AND MOCKED HONG KONG POLICEMEN.

    DEMONSTRATIONS IN MACAO ARES STILL PROTESTING ABOUT WHAT THE CHINESE WORKERS CALL "BRITISH ATROCITIES" DURING THE BIG DISTURBANCES AND RIOTS IN HONG KONG LAST MONTH.

    FRIDAY'S PROTEST MARCH WAS THE BIGGEST IN MACAO SINCE MAY 21ST. IT STARTED AT THE WORKER'S STADIUM, WOUND THROUGH THE MAIN STREET BACK TO THE STADIUM.

    ALTHOUGH THE CHINESE PRINCIPALLY ATTACKED BRITAIN WITH EFFIGIES OF JOHN BULL AND THE HONG KONG GOVERNOR, THE UNITED STATES AND THE SOVIET UNION ALSO CAME UNDER FIRE.

    SOME OF THE DEMONSTRATORS WERE DRESSED IN THE UNIFORMS OF HONG KONG POLICEMEN AND DURING THE MARCH THEY WERE CHASED BY OTHERS AND "BEATEN UP" IN THE STREET.

    THE MARCHERS ALSO CARRIES PORTRAITS OF CHAIRMAN MAO TSE-TUNG, FIVE-STAR FLAGS AND BANNERS, AND SANG SONGS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEAS9HSRRVPH02ZX6H81KSU11I
    Media URN:
    VLVAEAS9HSRRVPH02ZX6H81KSU11I
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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