• Short Summary

    IN LONDON TONIGHT (SUNDAY) POLICE ARRESTED 15 DEMONSTRATORS NEAR THE AMERICAN EMBASSY IN GROSVENOR SQUARE.?

  • Description

    1.
    LV CROWD IN GROSVENOR SQUARE PAN TO POLICE GUARDING ROAD TO EMBASSY
    0.06

    2.
    MV POLICE
    0.10

    3.
    MV DEMONSTRATORS SEATED ON ROAD
    0.13

    4.
    MCU POLICE PUT MAN INTO VAN
    0.19

    5.
    CU POLICE MARCH DEMONSTRATOR
    0.24

    6.
    MV DEMONSTRATORS SQUATTING ON ROAD, POLICE REMOVE ONE
    0.29

    7.
    MV POLICE CARRY DEMONSTRATOR
    0.38

    8.
    MV POLICE PUSH BACK DEMONSTRATORS (4 SHOTS)
    1.08



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: IN LONDON TONIGHT (SUNDAY) POLICE ARRESTED 15 DEMONSTRATORS NEAR THE AMERICAN EMBASSY IN GROSVENOR SQUARE. THE DEMONSTRATION ATTACKED UNITED STATES POLICY IN VIETNAM -- AND AS ON THE PREVIOUS NIGHT CLASHES ERUPTED WITH THE POLICE.

    YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) DEMONSTRATIONS IN LONDON CO-INCIDED WITH THOSE ORGANISED IN THE UNITED STATES AND OTHER COUNTRIES TO PROTEST AGAINST AMERICAN POLICY IN VIETNAM.

    TONIGHT'S LONDON DEMONSTRATION WAS ORGANISED BY THE COMMITTEE OF 100,WHO TRIED TO HOLD A MEETING ON THE STEPS OF THE AMERICAN EMBASSY UNTIL POLICE FORCED THEM BACK.

    DEMONSTRATORS SAT DOWN IN THE STREET WHEN POLICE WOULDN'T LET THEM THROUGH TO THE EMBASSY.

    POLICE HEADED THE CROWDS TOWARDS OXFORD STREET AND THEY FINALLY DISPERSED, ENDING TWO DAYS OF PROTEST PARADES AND PICKETING OUTSIDE THE EMBASSY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5ZDQKG36Z6HR5IL2R47CZJUSF
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ZDQKG36Z6HR5IL2R47CZJUSF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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