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    THE UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL TO THE MIDDLE EAST, DR. GUNNAR JARRING, HAS ARRIVED IN AMMAN,?

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    AIRCRAFT TAXIING; JARRING GREETED; JARRING TALKING TO OFFICIALS; AWAY IN CAR.




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    Background: THE UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL TO THE MIDDLE EAST, DR. GUNNAR JARRING, HAS ARRIVED IN AMMAN, THE CAPITAL OF JORDAN, FOR NEW TALKS IN A BID TO BRING PEACE TO THE AREA. HIS VISIT FOLLOWS ONE ON WEDNESDAY (4 DEC.) TO CAIRO WHERE HE TALKED WITH THE EGYPTIAN FOREIGN MINISTER MAHMOUD RIAD. IN AMMAN, HE WILL CONTINUE HIS LAST-DITCH EFFORT TO SAVE HIS PEACE MISSION ON BEHALF OF THE UNITED NATIONS.

    DR. JARRING'S VISIT COMES AMID CONTINUING EXCHANGES OF ALLEGATIONS BETWEEN ISRAEL AND JORDAN OVER RAIDS EARLIER IN THE WEEK BY ISRAELI AIRCRAFT.

    ON TUESDAY, THE UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL, U THANT, ANNOUNCED THAT THE PEACE-MAKING EFFORTS OF THE SWEDISH DIPLOMAT WOULD CONTINUE AT LEAST UNTIL THE MIDDLE OF JANUARY.

    DR. JARRING SAW THE ISRAELI FOREIGN MINISTER ABBA EBAN, IN NICOSIA, ON MONDAY, BEFORE HIS CAIRO VISIT.

    WHILE IN JORDAN, HE WILL HAVE TALKS WITH THE FOREIGN MINISTER, MR. ABDEL MONEM RIFAI, AND THE CHIEF OF THE JORDANIAN-ISRAELI ARMISTICE COMMITTEE, COLONEL MOUHAMMAD DAWOUD.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7V4955NAKCDMZ9J74M6J7EUBO
    Media URN:
    VLVA7V4955NAKCDMZ9J74M6J7EUBO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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