• Short Summary

    THE HEADS OF STATE OF THE REGIONAL OFFICES OF THE U.N. SPECIALIST AGENCIES -- THE?

  • Description

    THE HEADS OF STATE OF THE REGIONAL OFFICES OF THE U.N. SPECIALIST AGENCIES -- THE FOOD AND AGRICULTURAL ORGANISATION, THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION, AND THE AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK -- CONCLUDED THEIR MEETING AT BRAZZAVILLE, HELD TO DISCUSS CLOSER CO-ORDINATION OF THEIR EFFORTS ON BEHALF OF THE AFRICAN COUNTRIES, ONLY HOURS BEFORE A MILITARY COUP REPLACED PRESIDENT ALPHONSE MASSAMBA-DEBAT OF CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE WITH THE NOMINEE OF THE NATIONAL POPULAR ARMY, LIEUTENANT AUGUSTIN POIGNET (UNTIL THEN SECRETARY OF STATE FOR NATIONAL DEFENCE). AFTER THEIR FINAL SESSION, THE DELEGATES TO THE CONFERENCE MET REPORTERS AT A PRESS CONFERENCE YESTERDAY (FRIDAY).

    AT THE OUTSET OF THE TALKS, MR ROBERT GARDINER, CHAIRMAN OF THE MEETING AND EXECUTIVE SECRETARY OF THE AFRICAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMISSION, EMPHASIZED HOW IMPORTANT IT WAS, IN THE INTEREST OF ALL THE COUNTRIES CONCERNED, THAT SUCCESS SHOULD BE ACHIEVED IN THE WORK FOR CLOSER CO-ORDINATION TO WHICH THIS MEETING WAS DEDICATED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA16S1PXQ3EJ0CZEM8CZ5KZA13Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA16S1PXQ3EJ0CZEM8CZ5KZA13Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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