• Short Summary

    KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN WENT OVER MIDDLE EAST PROBLEMS IN A TWO-HOUR WORKING LUNCH WITH BRITAIN'S PRIME MINISTER HAROLD WILSON AND OTHER MINISTERS IN LONDON TODAY (WEDNESDAY).

  • Description

    1.
    LV HUSSEIN GETS OUT OF CAR AND WALKS IN TO NO. 10 DOWNING STREET
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    2.
    SV STANDING IN DOORWAY WITH WILSON, SHAKES HANDS AND ENTERS
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    3.
    SV NO. 10
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    4.
    GV NO. 10
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    5.
    CU SIGN: "DOWNING STREET"
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    6.
    SV HUSSEIN OUT OF NO. 10 SHAKES HANDS WITH WILSON AND GETS INTO CAR
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    7.
    SV CAR AWAY
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    Initials JSU/V/JH/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN WENT OVER MIDDLE EAST PROBLEMS IN A TWO-HOUR WORKING LUNCH WITH BRITAIN'S PRIME MINISTER HAROLD WILSON AND OTHER MINISTERS IN LONDON TODAY (WEDNESDAY).

    AMONG THOSE PRESENT FOR THE INFORMAL GATHERING AT MR. WILSON'S OFFICIAL RESIDENCE AT NO. 10 DOWNING STREET, WERE FOREIGN SECRETARY MICHAEL STEWART, WHO IS HIGHLY ACTIVE IN TRYING TO GET PERMANENT ARAB-ISRAELI PEACE, AND ONE OF BRITAIN'S MINISTERS OF STATE FOR TECHNOLOGY, MR. JOHN STONEHOUSE, WHO DEALS WITH AIRCRAFT.

    IT IS UNDERSTOOD THAT KING HUSSEIN REPEATED EARLIER REQUESTS TO BUY MORE AIRCRAFT FROM BRITAIN TO REPLACE THOSE LOST IN LAST JUNE'S SIX-DAY MIDDLE EAST WAR.

    KING HUSSEIN ARRIVED IN LONDON LAST WEEK ON A PRIVATE VISIT AND SPENT A FEW DAYS IN HOSPITAL FOR A ROUTINE MEDICAL CHECK-UP. IT IS NOT CLEAR YET WHEN HE WILL LEAVE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5D433P15VG80T74L5B9ROOOVG
    Media URN:
    VLVA5D433P15VG80T74L5B9ROOOVG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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