• Short Summary

    TWENTY POLICE WERE INJURED IN ISTANBUL YESTERDAY WHEN RIOT SQUADS BATTLED WITH SOME FIVE THOUSAND STUDENTS WHO RIOTED WHEN THEY HEARD OF THE DEATH OF ANOTHER STUDENT BADLY HURT IN DEMONSTRATIONS LAST WEEK.

  • Description

    TWENTY POLICE WERE INJURED IN ISTANBUL YESTERDAY WHEN RIOT SQUADS BATTLED WITH SOME FIVE THOUSAND STUDENTS WHO RIOTED WHEN THEY HEARD OF THE DEATH OF ANOTHER STUDENT BADLY HURT IN DEMONSTRATIONS LAST WEEK.

    THE STUDENTS CLAIMED THAT HE HAD DIED AS A RESULT OF POLICE BRUTALITY.

    THE DEAD STUDENT, VEDAT DEMIROIOCLU, DIED FROM INJURIES HE RECEIVED DURING ANTI-AMERICAN DEMONSTRATIONS IN THE TURKISH CAPITAL LAST WEEK. YESTERDAY, STUDENTS MARCHED FROM THEIR UNIVERSITY BUT SOME STUDENTS BROKE FROM THE PROCESSION AND STORMED RANKS OF RIOT POLICE AND PELTED THEN WITH STONES.

    REGULAR ARMY TROOPS GUARDED STRATEGIC AREAS OF THE CAPITAL AND POLICE STOOD BY WITH TEAR GAS IN CASE OF FURTHER OUTBREAKS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVARS673W4BRYF5L85BPXVSOLKY
    Media URN:
    VLVARS673W4BRYF5L85BPXVSOLKY
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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