The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Syria, Sd. Abdel Halim Khaddam,?
SV Syrian Deputy P.M. Khaddam from aircraft & greeted
SV Deputy P.M. & officials
GV Khaddam talking with official (2 shots)
SCU Khaddam PAN official
SV Officials look on
SV F.M. Saeed PAN TO Pres. Al-Bakr & Deputy P.M. Khaddam
CU A1-Bake PAN Khaddam
SV Leaders talking
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Background: The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Syria, Sd. Abdel Halim Khaddam, arrived in Baghdad on Friday(October 20), to start a four-day official visit.
After the airport reception, Sd. khaddam drove into the city and, shortly afterwards, was received by President Ahmad Hassan Al-Bakr to whom he delivered a message from Syrian President Hafez Assad.
During his stay he is holding talks on subjects of common interest to Iraq and Syria, and the future of Arab Unity.