• Short Summary

    SUDAN'S NEW AMBASSADOR IN LONDON, SIR EL KHATIM KHALIFA TODAY (FRIDAY) MARKED THE RESUMPTION OF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BETWEEN HIS COUNTRY AND GREAT BRITAIN WHEN HE PRESENTED HIS CREDENTIALS AT BUCKINGHAM PALACE.

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    SUDANESE EMBASSY, AMBASSADOR AND FAMILY WITH CREDENTIALS; TRAVELLING BY COACH TO BUCKINGHAM PALACE; ENTERS AND LEAVES BUCKINGHAM PALACE.




    Initials DHC/V/BOB/SS



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: SUDAN'S NEW AMBASSADOR IN LONDON, SIR EL KHATIM KHALIFA TODAY (FRIDAY) MARKED THE RESUMPTION OF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BETWEEN HIS COUNTRY AND GREAT BRITAIN WHEN HE PRESENTED HIS CREDENTIALS AT BUCKINGHAM PALACE. SUDAN BROKE OFF RELATIONS WITH BRITAIN DURING THE ARAB-ISRAELI SIX-DAY WAR LAST JUNE.

    THE AMBASSADOR AND HIS WIFE LEFT THE SUDANESE EMBASSY IN LONDON AND TRAVELLED TO BUCKINGHAM PALACE BY COACH. ThEY WERE WELCOMED THERE BY THE QUEEN. SIR EL KHATIM KHALIFA PRESENTED HIS CREDENTIALS IN THE TRADITIONAL CEREMONY.

    DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WERE RESUMED IN JANUARY, AND THE NEW AMBASSADOR ARRIVED TO TAKE UP HIS POST ABOUT TWO WEEKS AGO. HE WAS FORMERLY THE SUDANESE ENVOY IN ROME.

    THE SUDANESE AMBASSADOR BEFORE THE BREAK IN RELATIONS WAS SAYED JAMAL MOHAMMED AHMED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA30Y39V2U6GB56LVL2H2AH73ND
    Media URN:
    VLVA30Y39V2U6GB56LVL2H2AH73ND
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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