• Short Summary

    Information Ministers of Arab nations have been meeting in Cairo to discuss ways of promoting further unity in the Arab world.

  • Description

    1.
    SV Flags of member countries outside building
    0.03

    2.
    SV Cars arrive and members enter conference building
    0.22

    3.
    SV INT Riad sits down at conference table
    0.42

    4.
    SV Other members seated (2 shots)
    0.50

    5.
    SV Riad speaks (2 shots)
    1.01

    6.
    SV Members listen as Riad continues (3 shots)
    1.17

    7.
    GV Meeting
    1.22



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Information Ministers of Arab nations have been meeting in Cairo to discuss ways of promoting further unity in the Arab world.

    The conference is part of a series of meetings covering Arab foreign, defence and economic matters. Among those attending are delegates from Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Lebanon, Qatar, Morocco and Jordan.

    The Moroccan Ambassador, Abdel Latif Eraki introduced the Egyptian Foreign Minister, Dr. Abdel Kader Hatem, who took the chair.

    He introduced the Secretary-General of the Arab League, Mr. Mahmud Riad, who addressed the Ministers.

    Mr. Riad said he was pleased the ministers had been able to attend the conference, which was part of a larger series of meetings.

    He stressed the consolidation and unification of Arab thought and of national will and action.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAIC5VTSSZEVD85FNXQA7A8FZA
    Media URN:
    VLVAAIC5VTSSZEVD85FNXQA7A8FZA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/02/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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