• Short Summary

    KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN ARRIVED IN LONDON TODAY (SATURDAY) FROM NEW YORK, AND TOLD AN AIRPORT PRESS CONFERENCE THAT HE SAW NO POSSIBILITY AT PRESENT OF A NEGOTIATED SETTLEMENT BETWEEN ISRAEL AND THE ARAB STATES.

  • Description

    KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN ARRIVED IN LONDON TODAY (SATURDAY) FROM NEW YORK, AND TOLD AN AIRPORT PRESS CONFERENCE THAT HE SAW NO POSSIBILITY AT PRESENT OF A NEGOTIATED SETTLEMENT BETWEEN ISRAEL AND THE ARAB STATES.

    THE KING SAID THE FIRST STEP TOWARDS FINDING A SOLUTION TO THE PROBLEMS OF THE MIDDLE EAST WOULD HAVE TO BE A RETURN TO THE SITUATION AS IT WAS ON JUNE 5, THE DAY ARAB-ISRAELI WAR STARTED.

    KING HUSSEIN ALSO REPEATED THAT HE WAS SATISFIED BRITAIN AND THE UNITED STATES HAD NOT INTERVENED PHYSICALLY IN THE WAR... BUT HE SAID THEY HAD GIVEN ISRAEL SYMPATHY AND UNDERSTANDING.

    THE KING WILL MEET THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER, MR. WILSON ON MONDAY AND THEN FLY ON TO PARIS FOR TALKS WITH GENERAL DE GAULLE. HE HAS ALREADY MET PRESIDENT JOHNSON, AND ALSO PLANS TO CALL ON POPE PAUL IN ROME.

    KING HUSSEIN SAID HE WAS IN BRITAIN TO EXPLAIN THE ARAB CAUSE AND NOT TO PLEAD FOR ARMS OR AID.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2B2UQ2XJYZDB1A6WI5SZ20BU7
    Media URN:
    VLVA2B2UQ2XJYZDB1A6WI5SZ20BU7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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