• Short Summary

    ALGERIAN AND IRAQI LEADERS COMPLETED A BRIEF ROUND OF TALKS WITH SOVIET LEADERS TODAY (TUESDAY), ON THE OUTCOME OF LAST WEEKEND'S FIVE-NATION ARAB SUMMIT MEETING IN CAIRO.

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    ALGERIAN AND IRAQI LEADERS COMPLETED A BRIEF ROUND OF TALKS WITH SOVIET LEADERS TODAY (TUESDAY), ON THE OUTCOME OF LAST WEEKEND'S FIVE-NATION ARAB SUMMIT MEETING IN CAIRO. PREMIER HOUARI BOUMEDIENNE OF ALGERIA AND PRESIDENT ABDEL RAHMAN ARIF OF IRAQ ARRIVED IN MOSCOW YESTERDAY (MONDAY) AND LEFT AGAIN TODAY.

    COMMUNIST PARTY CHIEF LEONID BREZHNEV AND PRIME MINISTER ALEXEI KOSYGIN WERE AT THE AIRPORT FOR THE ARRIVAL.

    THE ARAB LEADERS' VISIT HAS BEEN SHROUDED IN SECRECY - SO FAR THERE HAS BEEN NO OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT ON THEIR VISIT. BUT APART FROM REPORTING ON THE CAIRO CONFERENCE, THE TWO ARAB STATESMEN WERE ALSO BELIEVED TO HAVE SOUGHT CLARIFICATION OF MOSCOW'S POSITION ON ISRAELI-HEAD ARAB AREAS.

    AT THE CAIRO SUMMIT COLONEL BOUMEDIENNE, PRESIDENT ARIF AND THE HEADS OF STATE OF EGYPT, SYRIA AND THE SUDAN AGREE TO TAKE "EFFECTIVE MEASURES" TO WIPE OUT THE TRACES OF "ZIONISTIC IMPERIALISTIC AGGRESSION."
    FOR BOTH COLONEL BOUMEDIENNE AND PRESIDENT ARIF, YESTERDAYS' MEETING WAS THE SECOND DIRECT CONTACT WITH SOVIET LEADERS SINCE THE MIDDLE EAST WAR LAST MONTH.

    THE ALGERIAN PREMIER FLEW TO MOSCOW FOR A 24-HOUR STAY ON JUNE 12, DAY AFTER THE WAR ENDED. PRESIDENT ARIF HAD TALKS IN BAGHDAD WITH PRESIDENT NIKOLAI PODGORNY TWO WEEKS AGO.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1DN91N1NSTKYVBV8J7E58KS8E
    Media URN:
    VLVA1DN91N1NSTKYVBV8J7E58KS8E
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/07/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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