• Short Summary

    STRICT SECURITY PRECAUTIONS HAVE BEEN CLAMPED ON LONDONDERRY TONIGHT AFTER 24 HOURS OF VIOLENCE IN WHICH TWO MEN WERE SHOT DEAD.

  • Description

    1.
    SV MAN PLACES POT PLANT ON PATCH OF DRIED BLOOD ON PAVEMENT
    0.06

    2.
    SV PAN DRIED BLOOD LEADING AWAY ON PAVEMENT
    0.24

    3.
    GV PEOPLE KNEELING DOWN ON PAVEMENT AND PRAYING
    0.32

    4.
    SV SOLDIERS PREPARE FOR ACTION BEHIND GATE
    0.37

    5.
    SV PAN RIOTERS RUNNING DOWN STREET AWAY FROM TROOPS
    0.48

    6.
    LV'S AND PANS DEMONSTRATORS STONE TROOPS (2 SHOTS)
    1.12

    7.
    SV TROOPS RUNNING DOWN PAVEMENT
    1.14

    8.
    CV ZOOM IN TROOPS RETREATING UNDER HAIL OF STONES FROM RIOTERS
    1.25

    9.
    GV ARMOURED CARS DOWN ROAD
    1.34



    Initials OS/143 OS/150


    T/R
    THERE IS EXCELLENT SOUND OF THE SKIRMISHING.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: STRICT SECURITY PRECAUTIONS HAVE BEEN CLAMPED ON LONDONDERRY TONIGHT AFTER 24 HOURS OF VIOLENCE IN WHICH TWO MEN WERE SHOT DEAD. BARRICADES WERE PUT UP BY BRITISH TROOPS IN THE CATHOLIC BOG SIDE DISTRICT. TODAY'S DISTURBANCES WERE STARTED BY CATHOLICS MOURNING THE DEATH OF 24 YEAR OLD SEAMUS CUSEAK WHO WAS SHOT BY AN ARMY MARKSMAN LAST NIGHT. TROOPS FACED A BARRAGE OF ROCKS, BOTTLES AND NAIL BOMBS THROUGHOUT THE DAY IN LONDONDERRY. A SECOND RIOTER WAS SHOT DEAD WHEN HE ATTEMPTED TO THROW ONE OF THE BOMBS AT TROOPS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA66WIKGASBS3BPTRHTI7DX4NKE
    Media URN:
    VLVA66WIKGASBS3BPTRHTI7DX4NKE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/07/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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