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    THE SOMALI PRIME MINISTER, MR. MOHAMED IBRAHIM EGAL, ARRIVED IN BONN TODAY (MONDAY) FOR A?

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    EGAL ARRIVES BONN AIRPORT, GREETED; EGAL SPEAKS; ARRIVES AT CHANCELLERY (SOF)



    TRANSCRIPT: EGAL: "MR. CHANCELLOR I AM VERY GRATEFUL OF THE INVITATION THAT HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO ME .. (INDISTINCT) TO COME AND VISIT THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY. THE (INDISTINCT) OF FORMER LEADERS OF MY COUNTRY WHO HAVE HAD THE CHANCE, THE OPPORTUNITY AND THE EDUCATION TO VISIT THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY. IF THAT INDICATION IS ANYTHING OF THE FRIENDSHIP, OF THE CORDIAL RELATIONS THAT EXIST BETWEEN YOUR COUNTRY, YOUR EXCELLENCY, AND OURS EVER SINCE THE INCEPTION OF OUR INDEPENDENCE, WE HAVE BEEN FORTUNATE TO HAVE DEVELOPED A SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP WITH THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY. AND I FEEL VERY GRATIFIED FOR US ALL, WHETHER WE WERE IN GOVERNMENT OF WHETHER WE WERE OUTSIDE IT. WE (INDISTINCT) THAT WE HAVE BEEN ABLE TO DEVELOP THIS UNDERSTANDING, THIS RELATIONSHIP WITH THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY.




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    Background: THE SOMALI PRIME MINISTER, MR. MOHAMED IBRAHIM EGAL, ARRIVED IN BONN TODAY (MONDAY) FOR A SEVEN DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO WEST GERMANY. MR. EGAL WAS WELCOMED AT BONN AIRPORT BY THE WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR HERR KURT KIESINGER, WHO INVITED HIM, AND THE FOREIGN MINISTER, HERR WILLY BRANDT.

    THE PRIME MINISTER, ACCOMPANIED BY MRS. EGAL, ARRIVED FROM BRITAIN AFTER A FOUR DAY GOOD-WILL VISIT, DURING WHICH HE MET THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. WILSON, AND THE FOREIGN SECRETARY, MR. MICHAEL STEWART. ON HIS ARRIVAL AT BONN AIRPORT, HE INSPECTED A GUARD OF HONOUR. AFTERWARDS HE HAD A ROUND OF TALKS WITH HERR KIESINGER AND HERR BRANDT. DURING HIS VISIT MR. EGAL WILL VISIT A NUMBER OF CITIES, INCLUDING COLOGNE AND MUNICH. HE WILL ALSO MEET THE WEST GERMAN PRESIDENT, HERR HEINRICH LUEBKE.

    AT THE AIRPORT, MR. EGAL TALKED ABOUT SOMALI-WEST GERMAN RELATIONS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2UZGQ7RL1U0NKD3DITIAZII7J
    Media URN:
    VLVA2UZGQ7RL1U0NKD3DITIAZII7J
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/03/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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