• Short Summary

    THE ENTIRE STAFF OF THE SOVIET EMBASSY IN LEOPOLDVILLE, EXPELLED BY THE CONGOLESE PRIME MINISTER, MR.

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    LV AIRCRAFT TAXIES
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    2.
    GV AIRPORT BUILDINGS
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    3.
    SV MIAKOTNYKH AND PARTY
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    4.
    CU MIAKOTNYKH AND JOURNALISTS
    0.23

    5.
    TRACKING SHOT..MIAKOTNYKH WALKS ACROSS TARMAC
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    6.
    PAN..MIAKONTNYKH PAST CAMERA
    0.43

    7.
    CU MIAKONTNYKH ENTERS LIFT
    0.49

    8.
    SV MIAKONTNYKH ENTERS LIFT
    0.55



    Initials JNT/S/MR/ES



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    Background: THE ENTIRE STAFF OF THE SOVIET EMBASSY IN LEOPOLDVILLE, EXPELLED BY THE CONGOLESE PRIME MINISTER, MR.ADOULA, HAD LEFT FOR MOSCOW BY TODAY (SUNDAY).

    THIS MORNING THE FORMER SOVIET AMBASSADOR IN LEOPOLDVILLE, MR SERGEI NEMCHINA LED A 50-STRONG PARTY OF HIS STAFF AND THEIR FAMILIES INTO BRUSSELS, ENROUTE BY AIR TO MOSCOW.

    WHEN HE ANNOUNCED THE EXPULSION OF THE SOVIET DIPLOMATS LAST WEEK, MR ADOULA TOLD A NEWS CONFERENCE HE HAD "IRREFUTABLE PROOF" OF SUBVERSIVE ACTIVITIES BY THE RUSSIANS.HOWEVER, HE DID NOT FORMALLY BREAK OFF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS.IN THE ABSENCE OF THE REPLACEMENTS TO THE SOVIET EMBASSY THE CZECHOSLOVAK EMBASSY WILL LOOK AFTER ITS INTERESTS.OF THE TWO KEY MEN IN THE INCIDENT LAST WEEK, ONE, EMBASSY COUNSELLOR BORIS VORONIN ARRIVED IN MOSCOW ON FRIDAY.

    THE OTHER, PRESS AND SOCIAL ATTACHE MR MIAKOTNYKH ARRIVED IN BRUSSELS YESTERDAY (SATURDAY).WEARING A TRENCHCOAT AND LOOKING VERY TIRED HE WAS MET BY FOUR SOVIET OFFICIALS AND DID NOT SPEAK TO REPORTERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8E9UF2RNF3KG8KBTM898E2KS0
    Media URN:
    VLVA8E9UF2RNF3KG8KBTM898E2KS0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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