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    A WARM WELCOME FOR WEST GERMANY'S PRESIDENT HEINRICH LUEBKE AS HE BEGAN A SHORT OFFICIAL VISIT TO ARGENTINA.

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    A WARM WELCOME FOR WEST GERMANY'S PRESIDENT HEINRICH LUEBKE AS HE BEGAN A SHORT OFFICIAL VISIT TO ARGENTINA. HE ARRIVED BY AIR IN BUENOS AIRES ON MONDAY FROM CHILE FOR THE LATEST LEG OF HIS VISIT TO SOUTH AMERICA.

    AT THE AIRPORT TO MEET PRESIDENT LUEBKE, WHO WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE, WERE PRESIDENT ARTURO ILLIA AND VICE-PRESIDENT CARLOS PERETTE.

    THE AIRPORT WAS BATHED IN SUNSHINE AND CROWDED WITH SIGHTSEERS, INCLUDING SEVERAL BUSLOADS OF CHILDREN FROM GERMAN SCHOOLS. IN A BRIEF WELCOMING SPEECH, PRESIDENT ILLIA TOLD HIS GUESTS: "I WANT YOU TO FEEL AS MUCH AT HOME IN ARGENTINA AS IN YOUR OWN COUNTRY."
    AFTER INSPECTING A HONOUR GUARD FROM THE THREE ARMED SERVICES, PRESIDENT LUEBKE DROVE INTO THE CITY TO BE RECEIVED AT THE TOWN HALL BY MAYOR FRANCISCO RABANAL, WHO PRESENTED HIM WITH THE KEYS TO THE CITY.

    THE DAY WAS ROUNDED OFF WITH A STATE BANQUET, ALSO AT THE TOWN HALL. PRESIDENT ILLIA AND HIS WIFE WERE HOSTS. AFTERWARDS, PRESIDENT LUEBKE MET OTHER ARGENTINA LEADERS AND MEMBERS OF THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS.

    (TOMORROW (THURSDAY), HE IS DUE TO FLY TO BRASILIA, THE BRAZILIAN CAPITAL, FOR AN OFFICIAL VISIT, DURING WHICH HE WILL ATTEND A JOINT SESSION OF CONGRESS AND TOUR OTHER BRAZILIAN CITIES.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVA24H4CZ4IRKF9MX7DW918FYG7U
    Media URN:
    VLVA24H4CZ4IRKF9MX7DW918FYG7U
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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