• Short Summary

    While the government has banned every gathering, rally, march or demonstration in Athens today during the requiem service in memory of the murdered (believed by Communists) Police Chief Evanghelos Malios, some 2000 policemen, steel-helmeted groups, armoured trucks and fire brigade units were set on the alert since early this morning for fears of dynamic manifestation of the right-wing organizations and neo-fascist groups.

  • Description


    POLICEMEN CLOSERAND CUSHOTS TPATROLLING ARCUNF CONSTITUTION ??? AND THE SURROUNDINGS OF THE CATHEDRAL.



    GV OF ??? CATHEDRAL.



    PATROL CARS AND POLICEMEN.



    MORE POLICEMEN PATROLLING AROUND THE CATHEDRAL.



    CROWDS BY THE CATHEDRAL MOURNING (ALL RIGHT-WING YUTHS).



    APOLICE BOX WITH ARRESTED SUSPECTS FASCISTS ON WAY TO THE POLICE STATION.



    POLICE BUSSES FULL OF POLICEMEN.



    GV OF THE CATHEDRAL AND CROWS AROUND.



    POLICEMEN CHASING CROWDS TRYING TO GET THROUGH.



    MORE SHOTS OF YOUTH, CLOSER AND CU SHOTS, HOLDING PLAKATS -- ??? TO BE OPENED.



    THE WIDOW OF POLICE CHIEF ECVA ??? EVANGHELOS MALIOS WHO HAS BEEN ??? ON DECEMBER 14, ARRIVE BY CAR STEPPING UP THE STARRS OF THE CATHEDRAL AND FOLLOWED BY MEMBERS OF THE DEFUCT FAMILY.



    (CROWDS SHOUTING VARIOUS PRO-FASCIST AND ANTI-COMMUNIST SLOGANS) ???.



    (??? SERIOUS INCIDENTS OCCURRED AND THIS DUE TO POLICE SPECIAL ???).




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: While the government has banned every gathering, rally, march or demonstration in Athens today during the requiem service in memory of the murdered (believed by Communists) Police Chief Evanghelos Malios, some 2000 policemen, steel-helmeted groups, armoured trucks and fire brigade units were set on the alert since early this morning for fears of dynamic manifestation of the right-wing organizations and neo-fascist groups. These measure have been taken by the Security Police in an effort to avoid troubles as happened during the funeral of Malios (December 18th) in which Junta former Ministers and followers attempted to stir up the crowds against the Government. Thus, the area around the Cathedral was closely watched by strong police forces.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADUJUC5SOAJSXD7U8J5I0M3ZZU
    Media URN:
    VLVADUJUC5SOAJSXD7U8J5I0M3ZZU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:04:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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