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    THE CONGO: AN APPEAL FOR A CEASEFIRE WAS MADE YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) BY MR. JOMO KENYATTA,?

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    THE CONGO: AN APPEAL FOR A CEASEFIRE WAS MADE YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) BY MR. JOMO KENYATTA, KENYA'S PRIME MINISTER. MR. KENYATTA, WHO IS ALSO CHAIRMAN OF THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY'S CONGO CONCILIATION COMMITTEE, HAD JUST COMPLETED URGENT TALKS AT HIS GATUNDU HOME, NEAR NAIROBI.

    OTHERS PRESENT WERE THE UNITED STATES AMBASSADOR TO KENYA, MR. WILLIAM ATTWOOD, THE O.A.U. SECRETARY-GENERAL, MR. DIALLO TELLI, AND MR. KENYATTA'S POLITICAL ADVISERS. THE CONGOLESE REBEL "FOREIGN MINISTER," MR. THOMAS KANZA, WAS SUPPOSED TO HAVE TAKEN PART, BUT DID NOT SHOW UP.

    THE TALKS WERE CALLED PRINCIPALLY TO DISCUSS THE 1,000 EUROPEANS HELD PRISONERS-OF-WAR BY THE REBEL STANLEYVILLE REGIME. AFTERWARDS, MR. KENYATTA MADE A BRIEF STATEMENT:--

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2DQQDI0SH1C70VR8X62LIDGJJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA2DQQDI0SH1C70VR8X62LIDGJJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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