• Short Summary

    President Sukarno from Indonesia, arrived at Rio with a delay of 16 hours, to engine trouble in his plane, at Dakar.

  • Description

    President Sukarno from Indonesia, arrived at Rio with a delay of 16 hours, to engine trouble in his plane, at Dakar.

    Unusual restrictions put up by Brazil's foreign ministry hampered filmed coverage of the president's arrival a great dad, as the only position where cameramen were allowed to remain was in a very unfavourable from tilt angle, the actual arrival therefore not being up to wishes.

    Later, Visnews cameraman Terre and others complained to president Kubitscek personally, and it looks as if press restrictions are going to cease from now on, according to the president's assuring.

    President Sukarno arrived at Rio on May 17, in the morning, The following day, he visited Rio's botanical garden, and planted an indonesian palmtree, expressing wishes that the brazilian-indonesian friendship should last as long as the newly planted tree.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1KPED8T5Y3XRE15L920FPQABN
    Media URN:
    VLVA1KPED8T5Y3XRE15L920FPQABN
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/05/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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