• Short Summary

    The demonstrators say that "There are over a million women and children who are prevented from emigrating from Russia by the Soviet Government."
    The Jewish defence League women of New York tried to march past the Soviet Embassy on 3rd Avenue 167th Street, but were stopped by the police barriers.

  • Description


    The marching women and children. Jewish mothers protest to police at police barriers. Jewish women and children sit down on road. The traffic stopped in 3rd Avenue. The police lifting the women and children up Police arrest women and put them in van. PAN from Jewish synagogue to police van with women passing Soviet Embassy, Jewish sign on Synagogue.



    Jewish sign on Synagogue "HEAR THE CRY OF THE OPPRESSED" Psalm.




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    Background: The demonstrators say that "There are over a million women and children who are prevented from emigrating from Russia by the Soviet Government."
    The Jewish defence League women of New York tried to march past the Soviet Embassy on 3rd Avenue 167th Street, but were stopped by the police barriers.

    They then sat down with their children in 3rd Avenue and stopped the traffic. The police tried to make them move - some remained sitting on the road and were arrested.

    The police van containing the women took them past the Soviet Embassy.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEF6KL5DYQ6EUESKJ7FY2898MV
    Media URN:
    VLVAEF6KL5DYQ6EUESKJ7FY2898MV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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