• Short Summary

    President Jaafar Al Nimeiry of Sudan said his country had a special role in the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) as it was a country spanning both the African and Arabian world.

  • Description

    President Jaafar Al Nimeiry of Sudan said his country had a special role in the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) as it was a country spanning both the African and Arabian world. President Nimiery was speaking in Addis Ababa on Saturday (26 May) at the celebrations marking the OAU's tenth anniversary.

    In February last year, a prolonged civil war was brought to an end in Sudan. Sudan's recent unification follows decades of hostilities between the predominantly-African south and the mainly-Arab north.

    In his speech, President Nimeiry also spoke of the achievements of the first ten years of the OAU.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1X044IEWTV6PXXKAUJWN1L6RK
    Media URN:
    VLVA1X044IEWTV6PXXKAUJWN1L6RK
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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