Britain's Chief of Defence Staff, arrived by air last night at the head of a government mission to discuss emigration from Cyprus into the U.
Arrival of aircraft which brought Lord Mountbatten.
Earl Mountbatten on arrival is welcomed by Foreign Minister Mr. Spyros Kyprianou and the British High Commissioner Sir David Hunt.
Commando units of the National Guard formed the guard of honour when the Earl arrived.
In the reception lounge the Earl met the U.N. Peace Force Commander General Thimayya.
Earl Mountbatten arrives at the Presidential Palace and He is welcomed by President Makarios.
They enter and proceed into the reception room where they sit and discuss.
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Background: Britain's Chief of Defence Staff, arrived by air last night at the head of a government mission to discuss emigration from Cyprus into the U.K.