President Makarios arrived today in Athens on his way vack to Gyprus. Makarios will have?
Luftjhnsa plane rolling in.
Karamanlis, accompanied by Foreign Minister, Defense Minister Averof, Archbishop Serafeim, etc. head towards the gangway.
Makarios appear and step down waving hand.
Welcome by the officials.
Karamanlis and Makarios head towards the Guard of Honor.
Makarios salute the flag (National Anthem playing).
Makarios greeted by the Leaders of the political parties and other officials.
Makarios and the officials head towards their cars.
Makarios CU waving hand prior to his entering his car.
The motorcade starts for Athens.
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Background: President Makarios arrived today in Athens on his way vack to Gyprus. Makarios will have talks with the Greek Government on Cyprus problem before returning to Nicosia. To this purpose, acting president Glafkos Clerides and other Greek-Cypriot officials will arrive todayin Athens to attend these crucial discussions and decisions on the whole situation on the Island. Premier Constantine Karamanlis, former deputy-premier George Mavros, Athens Archbishop Serafeim, Armed Forces Chiefs, leaders of the political parties welcomed the cypriot President at the eastern airport. Immediately after his arrival, Makarios drove down town where, at Constitution Square, tens of thousands of Athenians and students reserved to him a warm welcome.