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    MR. BRAINE, BRITISH JOINT PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY FOR COMMONWEALTH RELATIONS, ARRIVED AT JOHANNESBURG AIRPORT, UNION OF?

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    MR. BRAINE, BRITISH JOINT PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY FOR COMMONWEALTH RELATIONS, ARRIVED AT JOHANNESBURG AIRPORT, UNION OF SOUTH AFRICA, FROM LONDON, AUG 10.

    HE TOLD REPORTERS HE WOULD MEET MR MENNEN WILLIAMS, UNITED STATES ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS, IN BABUTSLAND, AUGUST 17.

    BOTH WILL BE VISITING THE BECHUANALAND, BASUTOLAND AND SWAZILAND PROTECTORATES, MR. BRAINE FOR THREE WEEKS AND MR. WILLIAMS FOR THREE DAYS. MR. WILLIAMS IS ALSO EXPECTED TO VISIT MOZAMBIQUE AND EAST AFRICA.

    MR. BRAINE SAID THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT HAD DECIDED IN PRINCIPLE TO MOVE THE ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL OF BECHUANALAND FROM MAFEKING, WHICH IS IN REPUBLIC TERRITORY, TO "INSIDE THE PROTECTORATE". HE WAS MAKING A COURTESY CALL IN PRETORIA ON MR. LOUW, THE REPUBLIC'S FOREIGN MINISTER, AUG 11.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1KB5ETSS1XYRV6ZWASONU5KMB
    Media URN:
    VLVA1KB5ETSS1XYRV6ZWASONU5KMB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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