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    Shot of men talking in English about country's situation. Several shots of newspaper headlines announcing 48 hour general strike.



    Shot of manbreading newspaper with information of general strike Shot of newsmen waiting opposite presidential residence (suburb of Olivos, 19 kilometres outside Buenos Aires) during urgent cabinet meeting to discuss measures by labour unions.



    Official cars of cabinet Minister arriving at the presidential residence from cabinet meeting. Cars leaving.



    Police with communications equipment.



    Shot of May Avenue (Avenida de mayo) with Congress in far distance (building with dome).



    Shot of General Labour Confederation (CGT) headquarters.



    Shot of CGT main doors closed.



    Several shots of factories in Buenos Aires industrial belt.



    Several shots of industrial plants with chimneys.



    People queuing to buy domestic fuels in advance of strike.



    More shots of factories.



    Shot of Corrientes Avenue.



    Shot of Florida Street with people walking.



    Shot of sidewalk with scene of several closed shops.




    Initials


    At moment of filming, there were no security measures yet taken.
    Aviles

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    Film ID:
    VLVA46E1RR43ECUKTPF8VAGO180P3
    Media URN:
    VLVA46E1RR43ECUKTPF8VAGO180P3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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