• Short Summary

    Singapore's Cabinet Ministers, headed by Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, were on hand to greet and Australian Prime Minister William McMahon when he arrived on Thursday to begin a three-day official visit.

  • Description

    Singapore's Cabinet Ministers, headed by Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, were on hand to greet and Australian Prime Minister William McMahon when he arrived on Thursday to begin a three-day official visit.

    Mr. McMahon had flown to Singapore from Djakarta after three days of talks with Indonesian Government officials on defence and general relations with Australia.

    The Australian Premier is on the second leg of a ten-day Southeast Asian. tour covering Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia. He has scheduled ??? his round of official visits in Singapore on Friday with a ??? call on President Benjamin Sheares and Premier Lee. Mr. ??? was also scheduled to have discussions with Foreign Minister ??? and Defence Minister Dr. Goh Keng Swee. Observers believe that the talks will include regional defence, the growing Soviet naval presence in the Indian Ocean and the current situation in Vietnam.

    Mr. McMahon is scheduled to leave Singapore for Kuala Lumpur on Sunday (11 June).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2S5H5T1FXSO8MTERZ8PCD7L6K
    Media URN:
    VLVA2S5H5T1FXSO8MTERZ8PCD7L6K
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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