President Tito of Yugoslavia arrived in Brussels today (Tuesday) for a state visit. He and?
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SV Tito & Mrs. Broz down steps greeted by King Baudouin and Queen
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SV PAN Tito & King in car entering palace escorted by horse guards.
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Background: President Tito of Yugoslavia arrived in Brussels today (Tuesday) for a state visit. He and his wife, Madame Broz, were greeted at the airport by King Baudouin of the Belgians and Queen Fabiola.
This is President tito's first visit to a western country for many years. And the Belgian security authorities are taking stringent precautions against incidents which might mar the visit--as there have been bomb attacks on the Yugoslav Embassy in Brussels in recent months.
Today the public was kept away from the observation terraces at the airport. Belgian police said that the security officers had warned Yugoslav emigres to stay at home.
During his visit to Belgium, President Tito will hold talks with the Belgian Prime Minister, M. Gaston Eyskens. He will hold talks with the Belgian Prime Minister, M. Gaston Eyskens. He will also visit the port of Antwerp.