• Short Summary

    In Washington, the former President of the United Auto Workers Union, Leonard Woodcock, was sworn in as U.

  • Description

    In Washington, the former President of the United Auto Workers Union, Leonard Woodcock, was sworn in as U.S. Ambassador to China on Wednesday (28 February). Mr. Woodcock has been instrumental in the finalising of diplomatic relations between the U.S. and China. He also served as an intermediary for U.S. business interests and the Chinese Government. The appointment of Ambassador Woodcock raises the status of the U.S. Liaison office in Peking to that of Embassy. As Mr. Woodcock was sworn in, the new Embassy was being made ready in Peking. The reporter is Bernard Kalb.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1JSXLKMMP9845U93OCC57JKAU
    Media URN:
    VLVA1JSXLKMMP9845U93OCC57JKAU
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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