• Short Summary

    The "Permanent Committee of the Anti-Colonialism Conference" met in Cairo May 27 - 30 discuss the general political situation and the "colonialist currents prevailing in this area."
    The committee, which includes Mr.

  • Description

    1.
    Big view for the SIGN of the Afro-Asian Conference Secretary.


    2.
    Medium view for the delegate members mounting stairs.


    3.
    Big view for the British delegate with the Permanent Secretary and Greece delegate.


    4.
    Medium view for Salah Abdul Mafix on of the U.A.R. delegates, on his left el-Said Youssef el Sebai.


    5.
    General view for the Conference during the speech of Nl-Said Anwar el-Sadate.


    6.
    Big view for El-Said Anwar el-Sadate during his speech


    7.
    General view for the Conference.


    8.
    Medium view for the Conference secretary.


    9.
    Big view for AMMAN delegate.


    10.
    Medium view for Yugoslavia delegate.


    11.
    Big view for Italian delegate.


    12.
    " " " Algerian delegate.


    13.
    " " " English delegate.


    14.
    General view for the Conference.


    15.
    " " " " building where the Conference hold.




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    Background: The "Permanent Committee of the Anti-Colonialism Conference" met in Cairo May 27 - 30 discuss the general political situation and the "colonialist currents prevailing in this area."
    The committee, which includes Mr. Fins Brodway, Labour M.P.; Mr. Lasuo, Italian M.P., Mohamed el-Arabi members of the Algerian Rebel Government; delegates from the U.A.R., Greece, Jordan and other Arab countries, also prepared a final appeal addressed to the countries of the world as well as local and international organizations.

    The opening speech was made by Mr. Anwar El Sadat, of the U.A.R. He was followed by Another U.A.R. member Salah Abdel Hafiz.

    Anwar El-Sadat said in his speech "It is superfluous to say that the countries around the Mediterranean and those of the Middle East are the first on which controversial international policy revolves today. It is the actual region in which is staged the real struggle among the lustful exponents of colonialism. It is therefore our duty as peoples of the Middle East to readjust our position and to ensure our future

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEOLJ2UJ9KFNMACBTPI234SHMD
    Media URN:
    VLVAEOLJ2UJ9KFNMACBTPI234SHMD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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