• Short Summary

    President Nicolae Ceausescu of Rumania, declaring his country's support for Arab nations in the Middle East conflict during a news conference in Cairo on Thursday (April 6), referred newsmen that Rumania had backed the Arab nations before now in the United Nations, and now his country would give them its "full support".

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    President Nicolae Ceausescu of Rumania, declaring his country's support for Arab nations in the Middle East conflict during a news conference in Cairo on Thursday (April 6), referred newsmen that Rumania had backed the Arab nations before now in the United Nations, and now his country would give them its "full support".

    The Rumanian leader, on the last day of a five-day visit to Egypt, held extensive talks with Egyptian leaders -- including President Anwar Sadat. Shortly before his departure, the two leaders issued a joint communique expressing "concern over the grave Middle East situation", which they said constituted a dangerous threat to world peace and security.

    During President Ceausescu's visit, Egypt and Rumania signed a three-year maritime agreement.

    SYNOPSIS: President Nicolae Ceausescu of Rumania, on a five-day visit to Egypt, declared his country's "full support" for the Arab nations in the Middle East conflict. Speaking at a news conference in Cairo on Thursday, President Ceausescu also reminded newsmen that Rumania had supported the Arabs even before now in the United Nations. Referring to his talks with Egyptian leaders during his visit, President Ceausescu said he and President Sadat discussed mainly the Middle East conflict and bilateral relations between their two countries. They had reached many agreements, he said, but did not elaborate further. Earlier in the day, however, an official announcement said Egypt and Rumania had signed a three-year maritime Shortly before President Ceausescu's departure, a joint communique from the two leaders said their countries expressed" grave concern over the Middle East situation" which, they said, constituted a dangerous threat to world peace and security.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1AHPYEJC76EN7PA6VTSU8NI1F
    Media URN:
    VLVA1AHPYEJC76EN7PA6VTSU8NI1F
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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