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Britain / Racial Tension / Violence #247722

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 30, 1976
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(Studio) Racial tension in Britain erupts into violence during North London street festival. Police and civilians injured.

(London, England) Festival held yearly in black section of London; reports say violence started because people threw rocks and bottles at large police force assigned to control crowd. Blacks and police don't get along in this section and racial tensions just under surface needed only spark to start violence.
REPORTER: John Laurence

Reporter(s):
Laurence, John
Duration:
00:01:30

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