• Short Summary

    THE FOREIGN MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF SENEGAL, M.DOUDOU THIAM, ARRIVED IN LONDON TUESDAY FOR?

  • Description

    1.
    LV & GV... HOUSE OF COMMONS (2 SCENES).
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    2.
    SV MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC ENTERING HOUSE OF COMMONS FOR PUBLIC GALLERY.
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    3.
    SV CAR ARRIVES.
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    4.
    SCU SENEGAL FLAG.
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    5.
    GV M. THIAM STEPS FROM CAR FOLLOWED BY SENEGALESE AMBASSADOR.
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    6.
    CU M. THIAM.
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    7.
    SV. PAN..M. THIAM IS GREETED BY AN OFFICIAL OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS, PARTY WALK INTO HOUSE, TILT UP TO SV OF THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT.
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    8.
    GV. PAN..FOREIGN OFFICE.
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    9.
    CU PLAQUE "FOREIGN OFFICE".
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    10.
    SV M. THIAM SHAKES HANDS WITH MR. HEATH (SENEGALESE AMBASSADOR ON THE RIGHT).
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    11.
    SCU DITTO.
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    12.
    SV PRESSMEN.
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    13.
    CU M. THIAM ZOOM BACK TO SV OF GROUP.
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    Initials AK/V/MGT/PC AK/V/MGT/GH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FOREIGN MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF SENEGAL, M.DOUDOU THIAM, ARRIVED IN LONDON TUESDAY FOR A TWO-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT.THE PRINCIPAL OBJECT OF HIS VISIT IS TO DISCUSS THE CLOSER ASSOCIATION OF THE BRITISH COLONY OF GAMBIA AND SENEGAL.

    AFTER A VISIT TO THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT AND LUNCH WITH MR.HEATH, THE BRITISH LORD PRIVY SEAL, M.THIAM HAD TALKS YESTERDAY WITH HIS HOST AND THE MARQUESS OF LANSDOWNE, MINISTER OF STATE FOR COLONIAL AFFAIRS.

    BRITAIN'S COLONIAL SECRETARY, MR.SANDYS, SAID IN THE HOUSE OF COMMONS LAST DECEMBER THE INDEPENDENCE WOULD BE GRANTED TO GAMBIA IF A SATISFACTORY BASIS FOR ITS ASSOCIATION AS A SOVEREIGN STATE WITH SENEGAL COULD BE WORKED OUT.A TEAM OF UNITED NATIONS EXPERTS IS TO MAKE A STUDY OF THE RELATIONSHIP WHICH EXISTS AT PRESENT BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA259211SPUB999H6HZTBVYCSGO
    Media URN:
    VLVA259211SPUB999H6HZTBVYCSGO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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