• Short Summary

    KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN ARRIVED IN KUWAIT YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) FOR A TWO-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT AS GUEST OF THE AMIR OF KUWAIT DURING HIS TOUR OF THE MIDDLE-EAST.

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    KING HUSSEIN ARRIVAL AND BEING GREETED.




    Initials TS/VS/MR/EEH


    EDITORS NOTE: PROD NO. 3879/68 SERVICED 16 APRIL '68-"JORDAN: KING HUSSEIN LEAVES AMMAN ON MIDDLE EAST TOUR" ALSO REFERS

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    Background: KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN ARRIVED IN KUWAIT YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) FOR A TWO-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT AS GUEST OF THE AMIR OF KUWAIT DURING HIS TOUR OF THE MIDDLE-EAST. ON THE SECOND STAGE OF HIS TOUR, KING HUSSEIN IS TO VISIT BAGHDAD.

    KING HUSSEIN'S WEEK-LONG TOUR WILL ALSO TAKE HIM TO A NUMBER OF PERSIAN GULF EMIRATES, WHERE HE IS TO HAVE TALKS ON THE CURRENT MIDDLE-EAST SITUATION. HE IS ALSO EXPECTED TO DISCUSS HIS CALL FOR AN ARAB SUMMIT.

    ON HIS ARRIVAL AT KUWAIT AIRPORT, KING HUSSEIN WAS GREETED BY A 21-GUN SALUTE. HIS HOST, THE AMIR OF KUWAIT, AND GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS WERE THERE TO MEET HIM.

    KING HUSSEIN IS ACCOMPANIED BY CROWN PRINCE HASSAN, AND AN OFFICIAL DELEGATION WHICH INCLUDES PRIME MINISTER MAHJAT AL TALHOUNI, THE KING'S CHIEF MILITARY AIDE, MAJOR-GENERAL NASSER BEN JAMIL, AND A NUMBER OF CIVILIAN AND MILITARY OFFICIALS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA137G2AS2QE3GU9J6NZM9F3EN9
    Media URN:
    VLVA137G2AS2QE3GU9J6NZM9F3EN9
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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