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    A REGIONAL OFFICE OF THE ALL-AFRICA TRADE UNION FEDERATION (AATUF) WAS OPENED YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) IN DAR-ES-SALAAM BY THE GROUP'S PRESIDENT, MR.

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    AATUF LEADERS OUTSIDE OFFICE; AATUF'S SECRETARY-GENERAL, MR JOHN TETTEGAH OF GHANA; MR BEN SADDICK; PLACARD CRITICISING AMERICAN POLICY IN VIETNAM; DELEGATES ARRIVING AT PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS; MR. BEN SADDICK OPENING SESSION.




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    Background: A REGIONAL OFFICE OF THE ALL-AFRICA TRADE UNION FEDERATION (AATUF) WAS OPENED YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) IN DAR-ES-SALAAM BY THE GROUP'S PRESIDENT, MR. MAHOUB BEN SADDICK OF MOROCCO. LATER IN THE BAY MR. BEN SADDICK ALSO OPENED A FOUR-DAY MEETING OF THE AATUF'S EXECUTIVE BUREAU, HELD IN THE PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS.

    THOSE WHO ATTENDED THE OPENING CEREMONY AT THE REGIONAL OFFICE INCLUDED TANZANIA'S LABOUR MINISTER, MR. MICHAEL KALIZA, WHO IS SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE NATIONAL UNION OF TANGANYIKA WORKERS AND VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE AATUF. ALSO ATTENDING WERE DELEGATES TO THE CONFERENCE. THE OFFICE WILL CO-ORDINATE AATUF ACTIVITIES IN EASTERN, CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN AFRICA. IN HIS CEREMONIAL SPEECH, MR. BEN SADDICK SAID THE OFFICE WAS BEING OPENED IN ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT AND SENSITIVE AREAS IN THE CONTINENT.

    DELEGATES ATTENDING THE CONFERENCE CAME FROM ALGERIA, GUINEA, ZAMBIA, DAHOMEY, TANZANIA, UGANDA, MALI, MOROCCO AND THE UNTIED ARAB REPUBLIC.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA18VDJU8XI8FFDSSJTNTICIZM1
    Media URN:
    VLVA18VDJU8XI8FFDSSJTNTICIZM1
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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