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Ian Murray on Paris riots

Title
Ian Murray on Paris riots
Genre
News report
TX Date
23 Mar 1979
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:01:30
Description
Reporter Ian Murray describes riots in Paris following a planned march by communists. He says youths were taunting police before officers used tear gas to break up the crowds. He emphasises that it was anarchists who started the riots, and not the communist marchers.
Contributors
Ian Murray
Keywords
Police; Unemployment; France; Youth unrest; Riots; Policing practice; Communism; Paris; Youth unemployment; Anarchists

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