• Short Summary

    THE CHINESE PRIME MINISTER, MR. CHOU EN-LAI, WAS GREETED BY CHEERING CROWDS WHEN HE ARRIVED?

  • Description

    1.
    GV MOGADISHU
    0.03

    2.
    LV WELCOMING BANNER
    0.08

    3.
    SV BANNER, TILT TO STREET
    0.14

    4.
    GV EXT. PREMIER'S RESIDENCE
    0.18

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    MV INT. MR CHOU EN-LAI SEATED WITH DR SHERMARKE
    0.26

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    CU DR SHERMARKE, PAN TO MR CHOU
    0.35

    7.
    CU ANOTHER ANGLE TWO LEADERS PAN TO INTERPRETER
    0.39

    8.
    GTV MOTORCADE
    0.41

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    SV PAST TROOPS
    0.43

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    GTV MOTORCADE
    0.44

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    GV EXT. GOVERNMENT BUILDING
    0.48

    12.
    GV INT PAN FROM CHINESE PARTY TO SOMALI GROUP AT TABLE
    0.53

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    CU SOMALI GROUP
    0.58

    14.
    CU MR CHOU
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE CHINESE PRIME MINISTER, MR. CHOU EN-LAI, WAS GREETED BY CHEERING CROWDS WHEN HE ARRIVED IN MOGADISHU, THE SOMALI CAPITAL, ON SATURDAY. HE ARRIVED THERE BY AIR FROM ASMARA AT THE END OF HIS THREE-DAY TALKS WITH EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA.

    MR CHOU WAS TO SPEND THREE DAYS IN SOMALIA AS THE GUEST OF THE SOMALI GOVERNMENT. FILM SHOWS THE CAPITAL, MR. CHOU AND DR. ABDI RASHID SHERMARKE, THE SOMALI PRIME MINISTER, AND THEIR MOTORCADE.

    AFTER THE AIRPORT CEREMONIES, WHICH INCLUDED A 21-GUN SALUTE, MR CHOU AND HIS 30-STRONG PARTY DROVE INTO THE CAPITAL. THEY PASSED BENEATH OFFICIALLY ERECTED BANNERS SAYING "CHINA MUST BE IN THE UNITED NATIONS" AND "LONG LIVE THE FRIENDSHIP OF CHINE AND SOMALIA."
    DR. SHERMARKE, IN HIS SPEECH OF WELCOME, SPOKE OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA EXTENDING A HELPING HAND "TO THOSE COUNTRIES IN AFRICA AND ASIA STILL SUFFERING UNDER COLONIALISM."
    (IN PEKING THE NEW CHINA NEWS AGENCY HAS ANNOUNCED THAT MR. CHOU WILL VISIT PAKISTAN, CEYLON AND BURMA AT A LATER DATE.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVA53SVATKN0S2EJQYICFEA9RJCD
    Media URN:
    VLVA53SVATKN0S2EJQYICFEA9RJCD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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