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    The King of Afghanistan, H.M. Mohammed Zahir Sah was invited to pay an official visit?

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    L.V. King out motor-boat ACAR, shakes hands with Turkish Premier ADMAN MENDARES.


    2.
    Semi-V Shaking hands with an Official


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    L.V. Walks past with Premier. Salutes to troops lined up


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    Semi V. King standing to attention while National Anthem is being played.


    5.
    Semi V. Walks past troops saluting.


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    Semi V. King shaking hands with personalities.


    7.
    Nearer V. Shaking hands with personalities.


    8.
    C.U. Car.


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    Semi V. King with Premier drives away.


    10.
    L.V. Car driving through illuminated streets


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    L.V. Royal Car towards through street daytime (departure)


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    Semi V.Pan King past in car with Premier.


    13.
    Semi V. Royal car towards and stops


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    Semi V. Premier out of car towards building


    15.
    L.V. King out of door of Palace at Dolmabahee and walks towards


    16.
    C.U.Pan King on to ship


    17.
    G.V. Of ship and crowds




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The King of Afghanistan, H.M. Mohammed Zahir Sah was invited to pay an official visit to Turkey. After visiting Ankara and Kozlu and Zonguldok he arrived in Istanbul this evening. His Majesty come in by the motor yacht Acar, which is retained exclusively for the President and his guests, to Sorayburnu ( Cape of the Seraglio), to be greeted by Premier Mendares and other officials. The Turkish and Afghan national anthems we played and then, under banners with the word "welcome" in Afghan, the party drive slowly through the town to the cheers and greetings of the crowds.

    King Mohammed Zahir Shah of Afghanistan is the third monarch to visit Turkey in, the past month.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6EVX2O8AFVR5XWHCDZ7VZ39KI
    Media URN:
    VLVA6EVX2O8AFVR5XWHCDZ7VZ39KI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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