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Armed soldiers prior to Mexico Olympics (1968)

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Caption   Armed soldiers prior to Mexico Olympics (1968)
Programme   Olympic Games (1968)  
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Description   Two armed soldiers on a street in Mexico city, just prior to the Olympic Games, on 9 October 1968. A tank and more soldiers can be seen in the left background. More than 300 student protestors had been killed by army and police on 2 October 1968.
Details of RTÉ's coverage of the 1968 Olympics can be found in the RTÉ Guide of 11 October 1968.  
Collection   RTÉ Stills Department  
Photographer   Unknown  
Date of photograph   09/Oct/1968
(09/Oct/1968 - 09/Oct/1968)  
Rights holder   RTÉ  
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