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    All the service chiefs of Pakistan and the ambassadors in Islamabad saw off Bangladesh President Major General Ziaur Rahman after his two day official visit to Islamabad.

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    Bangladesh and Pakistan flag bedecked Islamabad highway.



    The three contingents of Pakistan's armed forces lined up for the march past during the send off ceremony at the airport to Bangladesh President Major Gen Ziaur Rahman.



    Pakistan's Gen Zia, Airforce and Navy chiefs and the President of Pakistan Fazal Elahi Chaudhry on the dais at the airport for taking the salute.



    The Presidents of Pakistan and Bangladesh go to inspect the guard of honour as 21 guns boom in salute to the Bangladesh head of state.



    Gen Zaiur Rahman and President Chaudhry inspecting the guard of honour.



    The two Presidents and chiefs of three services take salute.



    March past by the three contingents, as they dip the flag in from of the dais.



    The military leaders of Bangladesh and Pakistan proceeding towards the Biman airline Boeing of Bangladesh.



    President Rahman bends down and accepts bouquets from a boy and a girl and kisses them.



    President Rahman bids farewell to Pakistan's Army chiefs and other officials.



    The two Zias of Bangladesh and Pakistan embrace each other.



    Bangladesh President ascends the gangway and waves to the crowd.



    Pakistan's Army leaders lined up wave goodbye as the Biman Boeing leaves for Dacca after the completion of the first two-day official visit by the head of state of Bangladesh (formerly East Pakistan).




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    KAMAL HYDER, 25, Street 40, shalimar 7/1, ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Cables: Visnews Phone: 21882

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    Background: All the service chiefs of Pakistan and the ambassadors in Islamabad saw off Bangladesh President Major General Ziaur Rahman after his two day official visit to Islamabad.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF2MC3WXXIMD7H00BWNUCBT7CY
    Media URN:
    VLVAF2MC3WXXIMD7H00BWNUCBT7CY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/12/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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