The Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Abdellatif Filali, has arrived in Bucharest at the?
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MV Manescu and Rumanian officials on tarmac
MV Filali down steps of plane and greeted by Manescu (3 shots)
SV Filali greeted by other officials (2 shots)
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MV & GV Filali and Manescu through terminal building towards car and enter (3 shots)
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Background: The Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Abdellatif Filali, has arrived in Bucharest at the beginning of an official visit.
Mr. Filali landed at Otopeni Airport at Bucharest on Friday (3 December) and was greeted by Rumania's Foreign Minister, Mr. Manescu.
Mr. Filali's visit to Rumania is in response to an invitation from Mr. Manescu.
SYNOPSIS: Otopeni Airport near the Rumanian capital Bucharest was the starting point for an official visit to Rumania by the Moroccan Foreign Minister, Mr. Abedllatif Filali. Waiting to greet him was Rumania's Foreign Minister, Mr. Manescu -- himself only just returned from a meeting of Warsaw Pact ministers in Poland. Mr. Filali is making this official visit to Rumania in response to an invitation from Mr. Manescu.
Among the other officials greeting Mr. Filali were the assistant Rumanian Foreign Minister, Mr. Berlacu and the assistant Trade Minister, Mr. Rautza.
Mr. Manescu and Mr. Filali wasted little time in getting down to their first round of talks, expected to deal with matters of trade.
The arrival ceremonies at the airport complete, Mr. Manescu and his Moroccan guest drove to Bucharest for their talks -- and for the first day's activities in a busy schedule for Mr. Filali.