• Short Summary

    IN ROME LAST NIGHT (SATURDAY) ABOUT 2,000 PEOPLE MARCHED TO THE CITY THEATRE PROTESTING AGAINST THE WAR IN VIETNAM.

  • Description

    IN ROME LAST NIGHT (SATURDAY) ABOUT 2,000 PEOPLE MARCHED TO THE CITY THEATRE PROTESTING AGAINST THE WAR IN VIETNAM.

    THE DEMONSTRATION BEGAN AT THE PIAZZA DEL POPOLO WHERE THE CROWD GATHERED FOR THEIR MARCH THROUGH THE CITY TO THE ADRIANO THEATRE. MANY OF THE DEMONSTRATORS CARRIED FLAMING TORCHES WHILE OTHERS CARRIED A NORTH VIETNAMESE FLAG. AT THE THEATRE THEY HELD AN ALL-NIGHT VIGIL WITH SPEECHES AND SONGS.

    THE DEMONSTRATION, ORGANISED BY COMMUNIST AND LEFT WING SOCIALISTS, WAS ONE OF SEVERAL WHICH TOOK PLACE IN ITALY YESTERDAY.

    SIMILAR DEMONSTRATIONS CALLING FOR AN END TO THE WAR IN VIETNAM WERE HELD YESTERDAY OUTSIDE THE WHITE HOUSE IN WASHINGTON, IN SEVERAL WEST GERMAN CITIES AND IN PARIS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF5KXK8LY470VTG1UDU7CZJ1LU
    Media URN:
    VLVAF5KXK8LY470VTG1UDU7CZJ1LU
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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