• Short Summary

    Demonstrations and bombings show Greek Cypriot anger with NATO.

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    Full title reads: "Cyprus - A Powder Keg".

    Cyprus. Demonstrations and bombings show Greek Cypriot anger with NATO.

    GV Crowds of Greek Cypriot demonstrators marching towards camera carrying banners. CU ditto. CU ditto. One banner reads "Away NATO". CU Demonstrators towards camera. A banner reads "Peace and Unity". SV Demonstrators carrying banners marching towards camera youths waving fists in air.

    GV Of crowd listening to Archbishop Makarios on balcony. CU Of Archbishop Makarios making speech on balcony. GV Of Archbishop making speech. Crowd in front now waving their hands.

    GV Of the American Embassy which was bombed. SV Of the door outside the Telecommunications Room at the Embassy. The door is shattered. CU Of shattered door showing men inside Telecommunications room. CU Of man in the telecommunications room.

    SV Of a Nicosia Hotel pan up to show name "Avalon". SV A jeep arriving at hotel carrying soldiers. SV Of car belonging to Mr EW Brian from Britain which was damaged in bomb attack. CU Of car showing damage. CU Of window damaged by blast which was directly above the car. SV Of soldiers looking at damaged car.

    SV Of American families at an RAF (Royal Air Force) Airport being evacuated. American families leaving bus and boarding plane. CU Two British soldiers helping American Mother with baby from bus. CU Little girl leaving bus walking towards steps of aircraft. SV People entering door of aircraft. LV Of aircraft taxiing.


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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:27:00 / 01:33:49:00

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