• Short Summary

    SOVIET PRESIDENT LEONID BREZHNEV SAID THURSDAY THAT RUSSIA WAS PLANNING TO DIVERT THE COURSE OF THE RIVERS FLOWING TOWARDS THE ARCTIC SEA SO THAT THEY FLOWED INSTEAD TOWARDS THE CASPIAN SEA.

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    1.
    MV DELEGATION ARRIVE PERSPOLIS
    0.09

    2.
    LV MONUMENTS
    0.10

    3.
    CU DITTO
    0.17

    4.
    CU RELIEF CARVING
    0.20

    5.
    MV BREZHNEV AND DELEGATION WALK THROUGH RUINS
    0.29

    6.
    CU BREZHNEV INSPECTS RELIEF
    0.35

    7.
    LV DECORATED COLUMNS
    0.37

    8.
    LV FLAGS
    0.40

    9.
    MV BREZHNEV ARRIVES AT HAFEZ
    0.46

    10.
    GV PAN..HAFEZ
    0.59

    11.
    MV MEMBERS IN IRANS SENATE
    1.01

    12.
    MV BREZHNEV ADDRESSES SENATE
    1.10

    13.
    GV SENATORS
    1.11

    14.
    MV BREZHNEV ADDRESSES SENATE
    1.19

    15.
    GV SENATORS
    1.21



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: SOVIET PRESIDENT LEONID BREZHNEV SAID THURSDAY THAT RUSSIA WAS PLANNING TO DIVERT THE COURSE OF THE RIVERS FLOWING TOWARDS THE ARCTIC SEA SO THAT THEY FLOWED INSTEAD TOWARDS THE CASPIAN SEA.HE SAID THE DIVERSION WOULD BENEFIT BOTH IRAN AND THE SOVIET UNION.

    PRESIDENT BREZHNEV'S REMARKS WERE MADE TO THE IRANIAN PARLIAMENT.HE IS THERE ON A STATE VISIT DURING HIS SPEECH HE SPOKE OF THE POSSIBILITIES OR FURTHER ECONOMIC CO-OPERATION AND EXPANDED TRADE BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.

    EARLIER HE HAD BEEN TOLD THAT RUSSIAN MIG FIGHTER HAD CROSSED THE FRONTIER AND SHOT DOWN AN IRANIAN PLAN ENGAGED ON MAPPING AREAS NEAR DARGAZ.HE IS REPORTED TO HAVE EXPRESSED REGRET OVER THE INCIDENT AND PROMISE AN INVESTIGATION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA20YXWSL6GZGI7U7K0PUXVV4LB
    Media URN:
    VLVA20YXWSL6GZGI7U7K0PUXVV4LB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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