In Moscow, Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi began his third day of talks with Communist part chief Leonid Brezhnev and other top Kremlin officials on Wednesday (8 December).
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GV Officials greeting Gaddafi
SV Brezhnev and Kosygin sitting at table
SV Brezhnev PAN TO Kosygin
SV Gaddafi seated at table with other officials
SV Podgorny and Gromyko seated at table
SV Officials seated at table (2 shots)
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Background: In Moscow, Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi began his third day of talks with Communist part chief Leonid Brezhnev and other top Kremlin officials on Wednesday (8 December).
SYNOPSIS: Mr. Brezhnev headed a welcome party in the Kremlin when Colonel Gaddafi arrived for the first round of discussions with the Soviet leaders on Monday (6 December). The duration of the talks and the fact that Mr. Brezhnev is taking part together with Prime Minister, Alexei Kosygin, President Nikolai Podgorny and foreign minister, Andrei Gromyko, indicates that tough negotiations are going on--as reported by Reuters News Agency.
Chief topic believed to be the Middle East situation. The Soviet Union would like to see the problem tackled by means of a renewed Geneva peace conference. But Libya has been antagonistic to the idea.
Bilateral relations are also discussed with mutual desire for further cooperation in the political and other fields.