• Short Summary

    Soviet Union Communist Party leader Leonid Brezhnev arrived in Warsaw on Friday (11 May) for a 24-hour visit before starting his historic trip to West Germany.

  • Description

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    LV Gromyko, Brezhnev down aircraft stops and greeted.
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    2.
    SV Brezhnev and Gierek walk to meet ambassadors.
    0.32

    3.
    LV Brezhnev reviews guard of honour.
    0.48



    Initials TS/PK PK/0454



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Soviet Union Communist Party leader Leonid Brezhnev arrived in Warsaw on Friday (11 May) for a 24-hour visit before starting his historic trip to West Germany. Mr. Brezhnev was accompanied by Foreign Minister Andrei Groyko.

    The Polish Communist Party Leader, Mr. Edward Gierek, met the Soviet visitors at the airport. They were introduced to the Diplomatic Corps and later inspected a guard of honour.

    It was Mr. Brezhnev's eighth visit to Poland, his last being 17 months ago for a party congress.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8CSY5UOAP4O7D2CHV20HNEWQX
    Media URN:
    VLVA8CSY5UOAP4O7D2CHV20HNEWQX
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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