• Short Summary

    THE WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR, HERR LUDWIG ERHARD, FLEW FROM BONN TO OTTAWA YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) TO BEGIN A FIVE-DAY VISIT TO CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES.

  • Description

    THE WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR, HERR LUDWIG ERHARD, FLEW FROM BONN TO OTTAWA YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) TO BEGIN A FIVE-DAY VISIT TO CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES. HE WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS FOREIGN MINISTER, DR. GERHARD SCHROEDER.

    WHEN THE CHANCELLOR'S PLANE TOUCHED DOWN AT OTTAWA AIRPORT THE VISITORS RECEIVED AN OFFICIAL WELCOME FROM CANADA'S PRIME MINISTER, MR. LESTER PEARSON. CHANCELLOR ERHARD INSPECTED A GUARD OF HONOUR OF MEN FROM THE ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE.

    IN A SPEECH OF WELCOME AT OTTAWA AIRPORT, MR. PEARSON SAID CANADA ADMIRED AND RESPECTED DR. ERHARD "FOR HIS INVALUABLE CONTRIBUTION TO THE ECONOMIC RECOVERY AND POLITICAL TRANSFORMATION OF THE NEW GERMANY."
    THE WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR IS STAYING IN OTTAWA FOR TWO DAYS DURING WHICH HE WILL HAVE A SERIES OF TALKS WITH THE CANADIAN PREMIER. MEANWHILE, DR. SCHROEDER WILL RESUME HIS DISCUSSIONS WITH THE CANADIAN EXTERNAL AFFAIRS MINISTER, MR. PAUL MARTIN, WHICH BEGAN DURING MR. MARTIN'S VISIT TO BONN LAST MONTH. TALKS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE GENERALLY OVER TOPICS AFFECTING BOTH CANADA AND WEST GERMANY. THIS WILL PROBABLY INCLUDE PROPOSED DISARMAMENT MEASURES SUCH AS A NUCLEAR-FREE ZONE IN CENTRAL EUROPE, AND EAST-WEST TRADE.

    DR. ERHARD LEAVES FOR WASHINGTON EARLY TOMORROW (THURSDAY).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA138TUFFRKB0B0TWNKWCP32M3C
    Media URN:
    VLVA138TUFFRKB0B0TWNKWCP32M3C
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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