• Short Summary

    MRS INDIRA GANDHI, THE INDIAN PRIME MINISTER, TODAY (THURSDAY) HAD A WORKING LUNCHEON WITH BRITISH PRIME MINISTER HAROLD WILSON AT NUMBER 10 DOWNING STREET.

  • Description

    MRS INDIRA GANDHI, THE INDIAN PRIME MINISTER, TODAY (THURSDAY) HAD A WORKING LUNCHEON WITH BRITISH PRIME MINISTER HAROLD WILSON AT NUMBER 10 DOWNING STREET. OFFICIALS SAID ONLY THAT THEY DISCUSSED ANGLO-INDIAN AFFAIRS.

    MR WILSON MET MRS GANDHI WHEN SHE ARRIVED BY CAR AT THE OFFICIAL PRIME MINISTERIAL RESIDENCE. ALSO AT THE LUNCH WERE THE BRITISH FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH SECRETARY, MR MICHAEL STEWART, AND ONE OF HIS MINISTERS OF STATE, LORD SHEPHERD.

    OBSERVERS SAID THE PROBLEM OF ASIAN IMMIGRATION TO BRITAIN -- A MAJOR TOPIC AT THE COMMONWEALTH PRIME MINISTERS' CONFERENCE -- WAS SURE TO HAVE BEEN DISCUSSED.

    IN A SPEECH TO THE CONFERENCE TODAY MRS GANDHI SAID THERE COULD BE NO COMPROMISE OVER RHODESIA. SHE STRESSED THAT THE QUESTION OF RACE WAS CENTRAL TO THE RHODESIAN ISSUE AND ONE ON WHICH THE COMMONWEALTH COULD NOT AFFORD TO COMPROMISE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA23DM5EQUGAG21C1EU8CKR26PK
    Media URN:
    VLVA23DM5EQUGAG21C1EU8CKR26PK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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