• Short Summary

    LEADERS OF FRONT-LINE ARAB NATIONS BEGAN ARRIVING IN CAIRO YESTERDAY (SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7) FOR VITAL TALKS ON MILITARY TACTICS AGAINST ISRAEL, FOLLOWING SOME OF THE FIERCEST FIGHTING ACROSS THE SUEZ CANAL SINCE THE JUNE 1967 SIX-DAY WAR.

  • Description

    1.
    GV AIRPORT BUILDING CAIRO
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    2.
    SV PRESIDENT NIMEIRY DOWN STEPS OFF AIRCRAFT, BEING GREETED BY PRESIDENT NASSER (2 SHOTS)
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    3.
    SV NIMEIRY GREETED BY OTHERS
    0.21

    4.
    SV NIMEIRY RECEIVING BOUQUET FROM CHILDREN
    0.28

    5.
    SV NIMEIRY GREETING OFFICIALS
    0.35

    6.
    SV NIMEIRY GREETING WOMEN LINED UP
    0.38

    7.
    LV AIRCRAFT LANDING
    0.45

    8.
    SV PRESIDENT ATASSI OUT OF AIRCRAFT
    0.52

    9.
    SV ATASSI AND NASSER GREETING EACH OTHER
    1.01

    10.
    SV THE THREE PRESIDENTS WALKING PAST, NIMEIRY, ATASSI AND NASSER
    1.14

    11.
    LV WALKING PAST GUARD OF HONOUR
    1.17

    12.
    LV THREE PRESIDENTS PAST, NASSER WAVES
    1.21



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    Background: LEADERS OF FRONT-LINE ARAB NATIONS BEGAN ARRIVING IN CAIRO YESTERDAY (SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7) FOR VITAL TALKS ON MILITARY TACTICS AGAINST ISRAEL, FOLLOWING SOME OF THE FIERCEST FIGHTING ACROSS THE SUEZ CANAL SINCE THE JUNE 1967 SIX-DAY WAR.

    EARLY ARRIVALS INCLUDED THE SUDANESE LEADER, MAJOR-GENERAL GAAFAR MOHAMMED EL NIMEIRY AND THE SYRIAN HEAD OF STATE, PRESIDENT NUREDDIN EL ATASSI.

    BOTH MEN WERE LATER JOINED BY JORDAN'S KING HUSSEIN AND IRAQ'S DEPUTY PREMIER, GENERAL SALEH MAHDI AMMASH.

    THE TALKS, BEING HELD BEHIND CLOSED DOORS AT THE HUBBEH REPUBLICAN PALACE ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF CAIRO, WILL CONCENTRATE ON IMPROVING OF MILITARY CO-ORDINATION ON THE WESTERN AND EASTERN FRONTS.

    THE CONFERENCE IS BEING CHAIRED BY PRESIDENT NASSER, WHO WAS AT CAIRO AIRPORT TO GREET THE LEADERS AS THEY ARRIVED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA84XLUPCV91J4QV1EFMQJLTWHQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA84XLUPCV91J4QV1EFMQJLTWHQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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