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    Visnews filmed Feb 26 Turkish Prime Minister Adnan Menderes leaving London Airport for home. He?

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    SV Pan Mr. Ensembel, Secretary-General of the Foreign Ministry, (one of the four survivors) with stick, leaving airport lounge, shaking hands with Turkish Embassy officials
    7 ft

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    SV Pan Menderes leaving lounge, shaking hands with officials
    11 ft

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    SV Menderes and party walking towards plane
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    SCU Pan Menderes boarding plane
    19 ft

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    GV Embassy officials around aircraft
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    GV Embassy officials waving as aircraft takes off
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Visnews filmed Feb 26 Turkish Prime Minister Adnan Menderes leaving London Airport for home. He was seen off by Minister of State John Profumo and Embassy officials.

    Mr. Menderes appeared to be shaken from the effects of last week's Viscount airliner crash in Surrey in which 14 passengers and crew died.

    Flying to Istanbul with him were three other survivors of the crash. His secretary told reporters: "We have lost our friends, those we worked and ate with us. This leave-taking is sad and were turn home to see relatives and friends of those killed."
    Mr. Menderes has invited Britons who cared ??? for him immediately after the crash to be his guests in Turkey this Summer.

    Archbishop Makarios, recovering from acute sinus trouble in London, is due to leave Saturday for Nicosia.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA21BY94N246C09PH4CPWOHH4EN
    Media URN:
    VLVA21BY94N246C09PH4CPWOHH4EN
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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