• Short Summary

    THE LATEST IN THE RECENT SERIES OF DEMONSTRATIONS CALLING FOR PEACE IN VIETNAM TOOK PLACE IN AMSTERDAM LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY).)ABOUT 1,500 DUTCHMEN, MOSTLY YOUNG PEOPLE, MARCHED ON THE UNITED STATES CONSULATE WITH PLACARDS REFLECTING THEIR VIEWS.

  • Description

    THE LATEST IN THE RECENT SERIES OF DEMONSTRATIONS CALLING FOR PEACE IN VIETNAM TOOK PLACE IN AMSTERDAM LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY).)ABOUT 1,500 DUTCHMEN, MOSTLY YOUNG PEOPLE, MARCHED ON THE UNITED STATES CONSULATE WITH PLACARDS REFLECTING THEIR VIEWS.

    THE DEMONSTRATION FOLLOWED A MEETING, AT WHICH IT WAS DECIDED TO MARCH ON THE CONSULATE. POLICE GAVE PERMISSION FOR THE MARCH TO GO AHEAD. THERE WERE NO INCIDENTS, APART FROM SHOUTS ACCUSING PRESIDENT JOHNSON OF BEING A "MURDERER".

    (SINCE THE BOMBING OF OIL DUMPS AT HANOI AND HAIPHONG TWO WEEKS AGO, THERE HAVE BEEN DEMONSTRATIONS IN MANY PARTS OF THE WORLD. TWO DAYS AGO, PRESIDENT JOHNSON SAID THE U.S. WAS DETERMINED TO STAY IN VIETNAM FRO AS LONG AS IT WAS NECESSARY "TO DEFEAT COMMUNIST AGGRESSION" THERE. AT THE SAME TIME, HOWEVER, HE SAID AMERICA'S GOAL IN ASIA WAS A "PEACE OF CONCILIATION BETWEEN COMMUNIST STATES AND THEIR NON-COMMUNIST NEIGHBOURS).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAECA8CODEXWBLZURZH0PXYTZQW
    Media URN:
    VLVAECA8CODEXWBLZURZH0PXYTZQW
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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