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    Nicosia, Cyprus: GV Looking out over Nicosia where the following happenings have taken place. SV Soldier standing guard at corner of Hippocrates Street where the shooting of the British Sergeant took place SV Man being searched by the side of his car SCU Police officer looking the same belongings taken from a jacket of a cypriot. GV Soldier escorting a cypriot youth down a street after curfew has been imposed upon the area. GV People lined up against wall police and dog keep guard. SV Troops standing guard over people who are behind barbed wire. GV Ditto. TGV People rounded up in curfew area by troops and police LC Looking down deserted street where troops are searching houses and shops. SV Troops leaving house young boy and woman stand at entrance as they leave. SV Soldier stands guard while a man raises the shutters at the front of his shop. SV Soldier with dog entering a hotel on the side of the doorway is an Eoka Terrorists slogan. SV Man standing in doorway of his shop waiting to be searched. SV Troops leave the hotel. SV Commissioner of Nicosia Mr. Clements addressing people in the curfew area. GV People listening. TGV people listening to Mr. Clements and troops standing guard. SV People evacuating placing belongings in to car. SCU Man handing over to others suitcase and blankets. SV People coming out of house with belongings and piling them up outside. SCU Small cypriot child in pram TGV People in small street gathering all belongings while Troops look on. GV Troops standing guard at entrance to Metaxas Square.



    British Empire; Independence Movements; Military - Active




    Initials


    YIAXIS CYPRUS
    Nicosia

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    Film ID:
    VLVADOCAEJIP4RB8URW6QWG1XA3C7
    Media URN:
    VLVADOCAEJIP4RB8URW6QWG1XA3C7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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