• Short Summary

    THE WORLD ASSEMBLY OF YOUTH -- KNOWN AS WAY -- OPENED ITS SIXTH CONGRESS IN THE JAPANESE CAPITAL, TOKYO, YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) -- A CEREMONY ATTENDED BY ABOUT 400 DELEGATES FROM 83 COUNTRIES.

  • Description


    DELEGATES AT OPENING CEREMONY; CROWN PRINCE AKIHITO AND PRINCESS MICHIKO; PRIME MINISTER SATO.




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    Background: THE WORLD ASSEMBLY OF YOUTH -- KNOWN AS WAY -- OPENED ITS SIXTH CONGRESS IN THE JAPANESE CAPITAL, TOKYO, YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) -- A CEREMONY ATTENDED BY ABOUT 400 DELEGATES FROM 83 COUNTRIES.

    CROWN PRINCE AKIHITO OF JAPAN, HIS WIFE PRINCESS MICHIKO, AND THE JAPANESE PRIME MINISTER, MR. EISAKU SATO, ATTENDED THE OPENING OF THE 10-DAY CONGRESS.

    THE CROWN PRINCE, IN HIS ADDRESS, CALLED ON THE WORLD'S YOUTH TO COOPERATE IN DEVELOPMENT: MR. SATO APPEALED TO YOUTH TO SEE AND CONSIDER THINGS ALWAYS FROM A WORLD POINT OF VIEW. HE SAID AN ENCOURAGING GLOBAL THINKING.

    YUGOSLAVIA WAS REPRESENTED AMONG THE 83 COUNTRIES AND DELEGATES FROM RUMANIA AND THE SOVIET UNION ARE EXPECTED LATER.

    THE CONGRESS WILL DISCUSS THE VIETNAM ISSUE AS WELL AS THE EXCHANGE OF INFORMATION ON YOUTH ACTIVITIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACFOSVMP817IWLRXIN540J0U7U
    Media URN:
    VLVACFOSVMP817IWLRXIN540J0U7U
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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