• Short Summary

    THE AMERICAN ATTORNEY GENERAL MR. ROBERT KENNEDY WAS GIVEN A TUMULTUOUS RECEPTION TODAY (FRIDAY) WHEN?

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    LS PLANE TAXIING
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    CU WILLY BRANDT
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    LS MR. & MRS. KENNEDY DOWN STEP TO MEET BRANDT
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    4.
    MS MR. KENNEDY AND WILLY BRANDT WALKS THROUGH GUARD OF HONOUR
    0.35

    5.
    CS TWO GERMAN OFFICERS SALUTING
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    MLS MR. KENNEDY INSPECTING GUARD OF HONOUR (2 SHOTS)
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    TRAV. S. KENNEDY THROUGH BERLIN STREET
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    8.
    MCS DITTO
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    9.
    MS MR. KENNEDY RECEIVING BOUQUET
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    MS MR. KENNEDY SHAKES HANDS WITH GI WORKING ON TANKS
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    MLS MR. KENNEDY AND OTHERS WALK ACROSS PLAYGROUND
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    12.
    MCS KENNEDY SHAKES HANDS WITH GI
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    Background: THE AMERICAN ATTORNEY GENERAL MR. ROBERT KENNEDY WAS GIVEN A TUMULTUOUS RECEPTION TODAY (FRIDAY) WHEN HE FLEW INTO WEST BERLIN FROM BONN WITH HIS WIFE AND THREE OF THEIR CHILDREN.

    POLICE SAY 300,000 LINED THE ROUTE TO WATCH THE BROTHER OF THE LATE PRESIDENT KENNEDY DRIVE FROM THE AIRPORT. AT THE AIRPORT THE VISITOR WAS GIVEN A 19 GUN SALUTE AND HE INSPECTED AN HONOUR GUARD OF U.S. TROOPS.

    LATER MR. KENNEDY UNVEILED A MEMORIAL PLAQUE TO HIS BROTHER, AND ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND WEST BERLINERS STOOD BAREHEADED WATCHING THE CEREMONY FROM THE SQUARE WHERE PRESIDENT KENNEDY EXACTLY A YEAR AGO ADDRESSED 300,000 WEST BERLINERS.

    MR. KENNEDY TOLD A NEWS CONFERENCE THAT THE BEST OPPORTUNITIES TO BREAK DOWN BARRIERS BETWEEN EAST AND WEST WERE IN GERMANY AND "HERE IN BERLIN".

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8NEAQWNYWPCT986DRMJJMVUPF
    Media URN:
    VLVA8NEAQWNYWPCT986DRMJJMVUPF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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