• Short Summary

    MR LEE KWAN YEW, THE PRIME MINISTER OF SINGAPORE, YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) VISITED DOCKYARDS IN VALLETTA SOON AFTER HIS ARRIVAL IN MALTA FOR A TWO-DAY VISIT.

  • Description

    MR LEE KWAN YEW, THE PRIME MINISTER OF SINGAPORE, YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) VISITED DOCKYARDS IN VALLETTA SOON AFTER HIS ARRIVAL IN MALTA FOR A TWO-DAY VISIT.

    MR LEE ARRIVED SOON AFTER LUNCH AND WENT IMMEDIATELY TO THE DOCKS AT VALLETTA HARBOUR, THE ONLY HARBOUR ON THE ISLAND. VALLETTA AND ITS HARBOUR SUFFERED THE MAJORITY OF DAMAGE DURING THE GERMAN AND ITALIAN BOMBING RAIDS ON THE ISLAND DURING WORLD WAR TWO.

    MR LEE, WHO IS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE, TOLD NEWSMEN YESTERDAY THAT HE WANTED TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE "PANGS" BROUGHT ABOUT BY THE WITHDRAWAL OF BRITISH FORCES.

    TODAY THE SINGAPORE PRIME MINISTER HAD TALKS WITH MALTESE GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS, AND LUNCHED WITH THE PRIME MINISTER, DR BORG OLIVIER.

    MR LEE WILL FLY TO LONDON TOMORROW FOR A PRIVATE VISIT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA33AI06K4LQJJ1DUSW4U5VQY1V
    Media URN:
    VLVA33AI06K4LQJJ1DUSW4U5VQY1V
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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