Pople protest against U.S. involvement in Vietnam War. The anti war protests in Via Veneto, Rome. Pacifists try to storm the U.S. Embassy. People run while protesting. The fire brigade men spray a strong water jet on the protesters. Several views of the people protesting.
A peace demonstration in Rome. A large crowd of Pacifists gathered at the United States Embassy on Via Veneto. Military policemen stop and arrest the demonstrators. The policemen and firemen blow a strong water jet to control protesters during the sit down protest.
Film opens with view of building at Vandenburg Air Force Base, California. Sign on it reads: "1967 SAC Missile Combat Competition." Two Air Policemen stand at building entry next to two American flags. Inside the building, SAC missile crews line up to register. Participants are two combat crews and one target alignment team from each of the six Minuteman and two Titan II Wings. Next, Missile Wing Commanders drew envelopes from the Blanchard Perpetual Trophy Cup, to determine their specific exercise times. Closeup of Wing Commanders seated during the drawing. Closeup of the Blanchard Trophy. Views of Wing Commanders selecting envelopes from the Trophy. Scene shifts to outdoors, where a blue van is parked and a target alignment team of the 308th Strategic Missile Wing, Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas, is setting up and performing their "aiming" task. Next, a Titan II launch crew from the 308th Wing is seen in white coveralls inside a launch control training facility, working with consoles and computers. scene shifts to competition headquarters, where results are being posted on a large display board. Meanwhile, a Minuteman missile crew, from the 351st Stratgic Missile Wing, Whiteman AFB, Missouri, is seen performing actions in the training facility. A member receives a problem via telephone, and the crew works to solve it. More views of crews at work and scores being posted. View of auditorium where the award ceremony is being conducted on April 7th. General Joseph Nazzaro, CINCSAC, goes to the podium, as the audience rises and applauds. He makes a few congratulatory remarks to all participants and sits back down, as a Colonel prepares to announce the awards. Closeup of Wing Commanders and others in the audience. Three airmen from the 308th Wing pose with awards for best maintenance and best Titan maintenance. 390th Wing members pose with awards for best Titan crew. More awards are presented concluding with the top awards.
August 21, 1953, Rome Airport. Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi of Iran departing Rome to return to Iran. He boards a KLM Lockheed Constellation aircraft for the first leg of his journey, to Baghdad, Iraq. The Shah boards the plane and waves goodbye. Italian police in white uniforms and white pith helmets control sightseers. The plane taxis and takes off. Isolated view of Lockheed Constellation aircraft being refueled over the wing.
Italian troops parade. Large crowd gathered on the street outside Via Del Imperio Palazzo Venetia in Rome to listen to Benito Mussolini.
Benito Mussolini along with other officials sign some papers. Mussolini addresses the people from a balcony of Via del Imperio, Palazzo Venetia in Rome in Italy. King Victor Emmanuel III is also seen. Pope Pius XI addresses the people from Saint Peter's Square in Vatican City. Troops and cavalry in a parade as people cheer them on.