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    PRELIMINARY TALKS ON THE FORMATION OF AN INDEPENDENT SOUTH ARABIAN STATE BEGAN IN LONDON TODAY (TUESDAY).

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    DELEGATES ARRIVING AT LANCASTER HOUSE; MR. GREENWOOD ARRIVES.




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    Background: PRELIMINARY TALKS ON THE FORMATION OF AN INDEPENDENT SOUTH ARABIAN STATE BEGAN IN LONDON TODAY (TUESDAY). THE DELEGATES, WHO STARTED THEIR MEETINGS WITH MR. ANTHONY GREENWOOD, THE BRITISH COLONIAL SECRETARY, AT LANCASTER HOUSE, ARE MEMBERS OF A WORKING PARTY WHO ARE DRAFTING AN AGENDA FOR DECEMBER'S FULL-SCALE CONSTITUTIONAL CONFERENCE ON SOUTH ARABIA.

    THE DELEGATES REPRESENTED THE SOUTH ARABIAN FEDERATION, ADEN STATE, QAITI STATE, KATHIRY STATE, THE PEOPLE'S SOCIALIST PARTY, AND THE SOUTH ARABIAN LEAGUE.

    LAST NIGHT MR. GREENWOOD ENTERTAINED THE WORKING PARTY TO SUPPER AT LANCASTER HOUSE. AMONG OTHERS ATTENDING WERE MR. GEORGE THOMSON AND MR. WALTER PADLEY, MINISTERS OF STATE AT THE FOREIGN OFFICE, AND LORD TAYLOR, PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY TO THE COMMONWEALTH RELATIONS OFFICE.

    (MR. NASSER MUHAMMAD JAABEL, DEPUTY RULER OF THE AUDHULI SULTANATE OF THE SOUTH ARABIAN FEDERATION, YESTERDAY URGED THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO APPROACH THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC DIRECTLY FOR SUPPORT AND HELP IN THE PEOPLE'S STRUGGLE FOR FREEDOM AND FOR LIBERATION FROM BRITISH COLONIALISM IN SOUTH ARABIA. HIS STATEMENT WAS PUBLISHED IN ADEN'S ARABIC DAILY NEWSPAPER AL AYYAM.)
    (HE ALSO EXPRESSED SUPPORT FOR THE UNITED NATIONS RESOLUTIONS OF DECEMBER, 1963, ON SOUTH ARABIA AND SAID THE SOUTH ARABIAN LEADERS NOW ASSEMBLING IN LONDON HAD AN HISTORIC DUTY TO REALISE THE WISH OF THE PEOPLE WHO HAVE SUPPORTED THESE RESOLUTIONS.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAP0315B32ZIEHF6TYB4V5IQ5T
    Media URN:
    VLVAAP0315B32ZIEHF6TYB4V5IQ5T
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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