• Short Summary

    The government of the Arab Union, the new alliance between Jordan and Iraq, was formed here today with Nuri-es-Said at the head.

  • Description

    1.
    GV. The White House.


    2.
    SV. Guard on part of building.


    3.
    Angle Shot. The Flag of The Arab Union Government is raised on White House.


    4.
    LV. Guard of Honour drawn up.


    5.
    SCU. Car carrying the Chief of Royal Protocol arrives.


    6.
    SV. Chief of Royal Protocol leaves car carrying letter from H. M. King FEISAL.


    7.
    SV. INT. Senator NURI as-SAID receiving letter.


    8.
    LV.INT. Secretary of Prime Minister reads letter.


    9.
    GV. Royal Palace.


    10.
    SV. Ministers talking in gardens.


    11.
    LV. Senator NURI as Said (Prime Minister) and Ministers with H. M. King Feisal.


    12.
    SV. Ministers and King walk from garden.


    13.
    LV. Part of Cabinet Building.


    14.
    LV. Guard drawn up outside building.


    15.
    SV. Car carrying Chief of Royal Protocol arrives.


    16.
    LV. He leaves car.


    17.
    SV.INT. He enters Cabinet Building.


    18.
    SV. Letter is read to Senator AHMED. MUKHTAR BABAN by his Secretary.


    19.
    CU. Ahmed Mukhtar makes speech.


    20.
    SCU. Ministers.


    21.
    LV. Ministers with H. M. King Feisal.


    22.
    SV. Ministers with H. M. King Feisal.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The government of the Arab Union, the new alliance between Jordan and Iraq, was formed here today with Nuri-es-Said at the head. With Senator Nuri-es-Said are Senators Towfiq-as-Suwaidi, Sayid Abdul Karim al Uzri and General Sami Fattah from Iraq, and Senator Sayid Ibrahim Hashim, Sayid Sulaiman Toquan, and Sayid Khulusi al-Khairi from Jordan.

    After the resignation of Senator Nuri-es-Said as head of the Iraqi Cabinet, Senator Ahmad Mukhtar Baban was installed today at the head of a new Cabinet.

    Among the letters of congratulation received by the new heads of government was one to Nuri-es-Said from King Feisal.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1SKFA43FA766Z8GVWDJA7KB2M
    Media URN:
    VLVA1SKFA43FA766Z8GVWDJA7KB2M
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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