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  • Short Summary

    Taxi drivers wait for permits outside police station; troops patrol streets and check permits.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    New emergency regulations in Nicosia, Cyprus.

    Various shots of taxi drivers waiting outside police station. C/U of sign over doorway reading 'The Cyprus Police - Traffic Branch'. L/S of taxi drivers waiting outside police station. Various shots of cars in car park. People being searched while waiting for their permits. Taxi drivers at barrier and in offices, awaiting their permits.

    Various shots of Nicosia prison showing security precautions, guards etc. Several shots showing streets devoid of any vehicle. Group of Cypriot men. Various shots of troops patrolling streets. People wheeling their bicycles as they are unable to ride them in the Nicosia area. Motorists having their permits checked as they pass through barrier, going out of Nicosia.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2548.12
    Media URN:
    68528
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:33:00 / 01:42:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2844 C

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