• Short Summary

    THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE HEAD OF STATE, MR. PHAN KHAC SUU, GAVE A GOODWILL TEA PARTY?

  • Description

    1.
    MS KHANH INSIDE PALACE
    3 ft

    2.
    MS MR. SUU RECEIVES KHANH
    6 ft

    3.
    MS 'YOUNG TURK' GENERALS INSIDE PALACE AND RECEIVED BY MR. SUU
    9 1/2 ft

    4.
    MS PREMIER HUONG ARRIVES AND MEETS MR. SUU
    14 ft

    5.
    MCU AMBASSADOR TAYLOR GREETS OTHER GUESTS
    20 ft

    6.
    MS KHANH GREETS GENERAL WESTMORELAND
    22 ft

    7.
    MS DEPUTY AMBASSADOR ALEXIS JOHNSON TALKS TO MR. SUU
    25 ft

    8.
    MS MR. SUU (LEFT) TALKS TO TWO YOUNG GENERALS
    29 ft

    9.
    MS MR. TAYLOR TALKS TO KHANH
    34 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE HEAD OF STATE, MR. PHAN KHAC SUU, GAVE A GOODWILL TEA PARTY YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY), TO SHOW THAT HIS GOVERNMENT, MILITARY AND THE UNITED STATES WERE ALL FRIENDS AGAIN. THE RECEPTION WAS HELD AT HIS PLACE IN SAIGON.

    LIEUTENANT GENERAL NGUYEN KHANH, CHIEF OF THE VIETNAMESE ARMED FORCES, AND HIS "YOUNG TURK" GENERALS WHO STIRRED UNITED STATES ANGER WITH THEIR PARTIAL COUP ON DECEMBER 20, WERE PRESENT. AMONG OTHERS WHO ATTENDED WERE THE VIETNAMESE PRIME MINISTER, MR. TRAN VAN HUONG; THE AMERICAN AMBASSADOR, GENERAL MAXWELL TAYLOR, HIS DEPUTY, MR. ALEXIS JOHNSON AND GENERAL WILLIAM WESTMORELAND, COMMANDER OF AMERICAN TROOPS IN VIETNAM.

    MEANWHILE, VIETNAM-UNITED STATES TALKS WHICH WERE DROPPED DURING THE CRES IS TO RESUME TOMORROW (FRIDAY) ON INCREASING AMERICAN SUPPORT FOR THE FIGHT AGAINST COMMUNIST VIETCONG.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA196K99J82J8MVO8D1KEMD34FB
    Media URN:
    VLVA196K99J82J8MVO8D1KEMD34FB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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