Sudan's President Jaafar El Nimeiry arrived in the Saudi Arabian city of Taif on Saturday (16 August) to begin an official visit to the Kingdom.
SV PAN Nimeiry down aircraft steps and greeted by King and his officials
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SV Nimeiry arriving at royal palace, is greeted and enters (2 shots)
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Background: Sudan's President Jaafar El Nimeiry arrived in the Saudi Arabian city of Taif on Saturday (16 August) to begin an official visit to the Kingdom.
He was greeted at the airport by Saudi Arabia's King Khaled, the Crown Prince and a numbers of high officials of the court.
Later in the day, President Nimeiry visited King Khaled for talks at the royal palace and was the guest of honour at a special banquet given by the King.
President Nimeiry recently proposed new mean for supporting the Palestinian cause, following talks with Palestine Liberation Organisation chairman, Yassor Arafat.
The Sudanese leader has given no details on the new proposals but said they could be put into effect following approval by other Arab leaders.