• Short Summary

    SOCIALIST AND NEO-FASCIST YOUTHS CLASHED IN ROME YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) DURING THE FUNERAL OF 19 YEAR-OLD PAOLO ROSSI, A UNIVERSITY STUDENT WHO WAS KILLED IN A BRAWL LAST WEDNESDAY.

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    FUNERAL PROCESSION; CLASHES BETWEEN STUDENTS AND POLICE.




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    Background: SOCIALIST AND NEO-FASCIST YOUTHS CLASHED IN ROME YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) DURING THE FUNERAL OF 19 YEAR-OLD PAOLO ROSSI, A UNIVERSITY STUDENT WHO WAS KILLED IN A BRAWL LAST WEDNESDAY.

    TENS OF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE ATTENDED THE FUNERAL, INCLUDING MR. PIETRE NENNI, THE SOCIALIST VICE-PREMIER, AND OTHER POLITICIANS.

    BEFORE THE FUNERAL ABOUT 100 NEO-FASCIST YOUTHS THREW STONES AT THE HEADQUARTERS OF THE ITALIAN STATE RADIO AND TELEVISION CORPORATION, FOR ALLEGED HOSTILE REPORTING OF INCIDENTS AND HAVING A LEFT-WING BIAS. SEVERAL YOUTHS WERE ARRESTED BY THE POLICE.

    DEMONSTRATIONS AND CLASHES WERE ALSO REPORTED FROM MILAN AND OTHER ITALIAN CITIES.

    PAOLO ROSSI DIED AFTER FALLING FROM A WALL IN THE UNIVERSITY, DURING BRAWLS AFTER NEO-FASCIST STUDENTS ALLEGED IRREGULARITIES IN ELECTIONS FOR STUDENT BODIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4VRNJ8BSSRWGF5H0NI3RC9Y1Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA4VRNJ8BSSRWGF5H0NI3RC9Y1Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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