• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT TITO OF YUGOSLAVIA HAS ARRIVED IN DAR ES SALAAM FOR A STATE VISIT TO TANZANIA.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT TITO OF YUGOSLAVIA HAS ARRIVED IN DAR ES SALAAM FOR A STATE VISIT TO TANZANIA. ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE HE WILL SPEND A WEEK THERE BEFORE GOING ON TO VISIT OTHER AFRICAN NATIONS.

    PRESIDENT NYERERE HIS TOW VICE-PRESIDENTS AND OTHER OFFICIALS WERE AT THE AIRPORT TO GREET THE VISITING HEAD OF STATE.

    A 21 GUN SALUTE WAS FIRED AND PRESIDENT TITO INSPECTED A GUARD OF HONOUR MOUNTED BY THE TANZANIAN PEOPLE'S DEFENCE FORCES.

    THOUSANDS OF CHEERING PEOPLE LINED THE STREETS FROM THE AIRPORT WAVING PALM LEAVES IN THE AIR AND CHANTING IN WELCOME.

    LATER HE WAS GIVE A TRADITIONAL HERO'S WELCOME AT THE STATE HOUSE WITH BOOMING DRUMS WHICH OBVIOUSLY DELIGHTED HIM.

    PRESIDENT TITO HAS SAID THAT DURING HIS CROWDED VISIT TO TANZANIA HE WOULD BE DISCUSSING THE POLICY OF NON-ALIGNED COUNTRIES AND ECONOMIC AND OTHER WORLD PROBLEMS. BOTH PRESIDENT TITO AND PRESIDENT NYERERE ARE LEADING EXPONENTS OF NON-ALIGNMENT AND ARE REPORTEDLY ANXIOUS TO BACK A SUMMIT MEETING OF NON-ALIGNED COUNTRIES LATER IN THE YEAR. IN APRIL, 74 NATIONS ARE DUE TO MEET IN DAR ES SALAAM TO DISCUSS A VENUE FOR SUCH A CONFERENCE. ANOTHER PURPOSE OF HIS VISIT IS TO ENCOURAGE TRADE BETWEEN YUGOSLAVIA AND TANZANIA.

    DURING HIS VISIT PRESIDENT TITO IS DUE TO INSPECT GAME PARKS IN NORTHERN TANZANIA.

    IN A WELCOMING SPEECH PRESIDENT NYERERE SAID THAT YUGOSLAVIA'S ATTEMPTS TO DEVELOP ITS OWN BRAND OF SOCIALISM AND ITS SUCCESS IN REMAINING TRULY INDEPENDENT WERE EXCELLENT EXAMPLES FOR TANZANIA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1TVIZFILDBG7QX0A7BPKR1U51
    Media URN:
    VLVA1TVIZFILDBG7QX0A7BPKR1U51
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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