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    THE 1968 OLYMPIC GAMES -- WHERE ARE THEY TO BE HELD? THAT IS ONE OF?

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    LV SIGN "60 SESSION DES IOC"
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE 1968 OLYMPIC GAMES -- WHERE ARE THEY TO BE HELD? THAT IS ONE OF THE QUESTIONS THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE IS EXPECTED TO DECIDE THIS WEEK.TODAY (MONDAY) - AS SHOW ON FILM - THE EIGHT-MAN EXECUTIVE BOARD MET IN BADEN-BADEN, THE BLACK FOREST TOWN, TO PREPARE FOR WEDNESDAY'S OPENING OF THE ???0TH SESSION OF THE I.O.C.

    FOUR CITIES ARE COMPETING TO HOLD THE 1968 GAMES: LYONS, DETROIT, BUENOS AIRES AND MEXICO CITY.REPRESENTATIVES OF THE FOUR CITIES WILL BE ALLOWED 45 MINUTES EACH ON FRIDAY TO STATE THEIR CASES.

    SOUTH AFRICA'S RACIAL POLICIES ARE ON THE 35-POINT AGENDA ALSO.THE I.O.C.WILL DECIDE WHETHER SOUTH AFRICA SHOULD BE SUSPENDED FROM OLYMPIC SPORT BECAUSE ITS RACIAL SEGREGATION LAWS CONFLICT WITH THE OLYMPIC PRINCIPLES.REPORTS TONIGHT SAY THAT THE SOVIET UNION IS EXPECTED TO PRESS FOR SOUTH AFRICA'S EXPULSION.(SOUTH AFRICAN REPRESENTATIVES TODAY REFUTED CHARGES THAT THE COUNTRY PRACTICES DISCRIMINATION IN OLYMPIC SPORT.)
    MR AVERY BRUNDAGE, I.O.C.PRESIDENT, TODAY COMPLAINED THAT ALL THE WORLD'S POLITICAL PROBLEMS WERE INVARIABLY THROWN AT THE DOORSTEP OF THE OLYMPIC MOVEMENTS.HE SAID: "WE WANT TO KEEP OLYMPIC SPORT FREE FROM...POLITICAL INTRIGUE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3ZOXHE9MFJ609G8UOQ9CZ9Y47
    Media URN:
    VLVA3ZOXHE9MFJ609G8UOQ9CZ9Y47
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
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    Canister:
    N/A

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