• Short Summary

    While turkish forces are on a precautional alert in Cyprus and the Greek National Guard is being readied to face new turkish threat, President Makarios left early this morning aboard an Olympic Aviation jet returning to Cyprus, where a warm welcome is being prepared by his followers in Nicosia today.

  • Description

    1.
    The Athens airport VIP building with officials, F.Minister Bitsios Cyprus UNO representative Spyro Kyprianou, etc.


    2.
    The greek flag at the airport.


    3.
    Bistos and other officials head towards the airplane.


    4.
    Arrival of Makarios by car.


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    Makarios chatting with pressmen.


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    Makarios bidding farewell to friends an step up the Boeing 707 of the Olympic, the first flight after the strike.


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    Makarios wave hand from top of the gangway.


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    Olympic Boeing rolling off.




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    Background: While turkish forces are on a precautional alert in Cyprus and the Greek National Guard is being readied to face new turkish threat, President Makarios left early this morning aboard an Olympic Aviation jet returning to Cyprus, where a warm welcome is being prepared by his followers in Nicosia today. During his week's stay in Athens, Makarios worked out a joint Athens-Nicosia policy on the Cyprus issue with Premier Constantine Karamanlis. Greek Premier bade farewell to Archbishop Makarios yesterday when they met for a final exchange of views. Makarios will take over from Acting President Glafkos Clerides who has agreed to resume his original duties as Speaker of the House of Representatives of Cyprus.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6V6VQZLHPV61KOOFQGXH6ZU4O
    Media URN:
    VLVA6V6VQZLHPV61KOOFQGXH6ZU4O
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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