• Short Summary

    President Leopold Senghor of Senegal, in West Germany for a three-day private visit, met Chancellor Willy Brandt in Bonn on Monday (23 October).

  • Description

    1.
    GV Palais Schaumburg in Bonn
    0.06

    2.
    SV INTERIOR.. Senghor and Brandt enter room
    0.18

    3.
    CU Shaking hands
    0.22

    4.
    SV Two men walk to seats
    0.34

    5.
    SV Cameramen
    0.35

    6.
    SV Brandt and Senghor seated
    0.43

    7.
    CU Senghor
    0.46

    8.
    SV Other delegates
    0.51

    9.
    CU Brandt
    0.56

    10.
    SV Brandt and Senghor
    1.00



    Initials ES. 1233 ES. 1242



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    Background: President Leopold Senghor of Senegal, in West Germany for a three-day private visit, met Chancellor Willy Brandt in Bonn on Monday (23 October).

    In an interview with a Cologne radio station earlier, President Senghor had called for closer cultural collaboration between West Germany and Senegal. He had mentioned the recently founded Chair of German at Dakar University and the plans for broadcasting a German-language course on Senegal Radio.

    SYNOPSIS: At the Palais Schaumburg in Bonn on Monday, Senegalese President Leopold Senghor met the West German Chancellor, Willy Brandt, for talks. President Senghor was in the country for a three-day private visit.

    The Senegalese Head of State was scheduled to meet President Heinemann later on Monday afternoon. Earlier, on Sunday afternoon, President Senghor had appealed for closer cultural collaboration between West Germany and Senegal. He was speaking in an interview with the Cologne radio station, Deutsche Welle.

    President Senghor had also mentioned the recent founding of a Chair of German at Dakar University and his country's plans for broadcasting a German-language course on Sebegal's radio as a move towards the closer cultural relations programme.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB9GK2Y7GRKGKNFLIH9L3CT4R5
    Media URN:
    VLVAB9GK2Y7GRKGKNFLIH9L3CT4R5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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