• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT CHARLES DE GAULLE ARRIVING IN IRAN YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) FOR A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT.IT IS?

  • Description

    PRESIDENT CHARLES DE GAULLE ARRIVING IN IRAN YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) FOR A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT.IT IS THE FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT ANY FRENCH PRESIDENT HAS PAID TO A COUNTRY EAST OF SUEZ.

    SHAH MOHAMMED REZA PAHLEVI AND EMPRESS FARAH WELCOMED THE FRENCH LEADER AND MME.DE GAULLE AND FOREIGN MINISTER MAURICE COUVE DE MURVILLE AT TEHRAN'S MEHRABAD AIRPORT.

    GENERAL DE GAULLE IS DUE TO TOUR TEHRAN, THE SOUTHERN CITY OF SHIRAZ,ITS ANCIENT NEIGHBOUR PERSEPOLIS AND FABLED ISFAHAN, AND THEN TO RETURN TO PARIS ON SUNDAY.

    THE SHAH SAID HE EXPECTED "GOOD THINGS, MAYBE MARVELLOUS THINGS" FROM THE VISIT.AT A BANQUET LAST NIGHT GENERAL DE GAULLE TOLD HIS HOST: "THE AGE IN WHICH WE LIVE BRINGS OUR COUNTRIES CLOSER TOGETHER.TO OUR TWO FREE PEOPLES, LIBERTY APPEARS MORE PRECIOUS BECAUSE IT IS NOW MENACED."
    GENERAL DE GAULLE'S VISIT IS IN RETURN FOR ONE THE SHAH PAID TO PARIS IN 1961.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2JJ7AZJ8H3CPY0C83B209HMZJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA2JJ7AZJ8H3CPY0C83B209HMZJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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