• Short Summary

    The United States' Secretary of State, Mr William Rogers, held talks in Cairo yesterday and today (May 4 and 5), with Egyptian Foreign Minister Mr Mahmoud Riad, aimed at bringing about peace in the Middle East and a re-opening of the Suez Canal.

  • Description

    The United States' Secretary of State, Mr William Rogers, held talks in Cairo yesterday and today (May 4 and 5), with Egyptian Foreign Minister Mr Mahmoud Riad, aimed at bringing about peace in the Middle East and a re-opening of the Suez Canal. Mr Rogers said later the talks were "very useful and constructive", and an Egyptian Foreign Affairs spokesman said Mr Riad thought Mr Rogers' visit would contribute to peace.

    This film, showing Mr Rogers' arrival and reception at Cairo airport yesterday, had a voice-over-film commentary by British Broadcasting Corporation reporter Michael Clayton. For translation purposes a transcript of his commentary, and a statement by Mr Rogers to newsmen at the airport, is included on the commentary page of this script.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA23RJPUO9I3G6F3N2OK8P5YCX4
    Media URN:
    VLVA23RJPUO9I3G6F3N2OK8P5YCX4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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