• Short Summary

    THE PHILIPPINES FOREIGN AFFAIRS OFFICE IN MANILA WAS THE VENUE OF THE THIRD ROUND OF TALKS AIMED AT REVISING CERTAIN CLAUSES OF THE PHILIPPINES-UNITED STATES MILITARY BASES AGREEMENT.

  • Description

    1.
    LS (PAN) EXTERIOR FOREIGN OFFICE BUILDING WHERE MEETING WAS HELD
    5 1/2 ft

    2.
    MS AMBASSADOR BLAIR AT CONFERENCE TABLE
    8 1/2 ft

    3.
    CU (PAN) RIGHT TO LEFT: ASSISTANT TO MENDEZ, MENDEZ, BLAIR HIS ASSISTANT
    15 1/2 ft

    4.
    CU MENDEZ
    18 ft

    5.
    CU ASSISTANT TO MENDEZ
    20 ft

    6.
    CU BLAIR (PAN) TO HIS ASSISTANT
    24 ft



    Initials CAR/VS/MK/YA/RBI



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE PHILIPPINES FOREIGN AFFAIRS OFFICE IN MANILA WAS THE VENUE OF THE THIRD ROUND OF TALKS AIMED AT REVISING CERTAIN CLAUSES OF THE PHILIPPINES-UNITED STATES MILITARY BASES AGREEMENT.THE TALKS RESUMED ON THURSDAY (4 FEB.) AFTER THEY WERE RECESSED LAST MONTH.

    THE PHILIPPINES WAS REPRESENTED BY ITS FOREIGN SECRETARY, MR.MAURO MENDEZ, AND HIS ASSISTANT, MR.WILLIAM MCCORMICK BLAIR, AND AN ASSISTANT REPRESENTED THE UNITED STATES.MR.BLAIR IS THE AMERICAN AMBASSADOR TO THE PHILIPPINES.

    THE ISSUE OF REVISING THE AGREEMENT HAS BEEN SHARPENED BY DEMONSTRATIONS IN MANILA FOLLOWING THE KILLING OF TWO FILIPINOS ON AMERICAN BASES LAST DECEMBER BY AMERICAN SERVICEMEN.THE KILLINGS HAVE STRAINED RELATIONS BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7S1UEDGG42U8UUQYQGMAWY7ST
    Media URN:
    VLVA7S1UEDGG42U8UUQYQGMAWY7ST
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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