• Short Summary

    More than one thousand demonstrators staged a noisy rally in the Australian capital of Canberra on Friday in protest against the proposed visits to Australia of the South African Rugby Union and Cricket teams.

  • Description

    More than one thousand demonstrators staged a noisy rally in the Australian capital of Canberra on Friday in protest against the proposed visits to Australia of the South African Rugby Union and Cricket teams.

    The demonstrators marched on the South African Embassy where they were met by a strong cordon of police. Fighting broke out when a group of the demonstrators tried to storm the Embassy grounds. Police arrested 24 of them. This film was shot by a cameraman from the Australian Broadcasting Commission.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEV3NQV8B6YBY5L8C305BJMSHJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAEV3NQV8B6YBY5L8C305BJMSHJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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