• Short Summary

    HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH AHMAD BEN ALI AL-THANI, RULER OF QUATER, ARRIVED IN KUWAIT THIS WEEK ON AN OFFICIAL VISIT.

  • Description

    HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH AHMAD BEN ALI AL-THANI, RULER OF QUATER, ARRIVED IN KUWAIT THIS WEEK ON AN OFFICIAL VISIT. THE SHEIKH MADE THE FOUR-DAY VISIT ON THE INVITATION OF SHEIKH SABAH AS SALEM AS SABAH, AMIR OF KUWAIT.

    A SQUADRON OF KUWAITI AIR FORCE JETS ESCORTED THE QUATER RULER'S AIRCRAFT FROM THE TIME IT ENTERED KUWAITI AIRSPACE. THE AMIR OF KUWAIT AND GOVERNMENT AND DIPLOMATIC OFFICIALS WERE ON HAND AT THE AIRPORT TO GREET THE VISITING LEADER.

    TWO SMALL GIRLS PRESENTED A BOUQUET OF FLOWERS, AND THE TWO LEADERS MOUNTED AN OFFICIAL DAIS, FROM WHERE THEY TOOK THE SALUTE AS THE NATIONAL ANTHEMS OF BOTH COUNTRIES WERE PLAYED.

    SHEIKH AHMAD IS ACCOMPANIED BY A FIVE-MAN DELEGATION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA35A4MEN8PX3KCHHDMGOEYESW5
    Media URN:
    VLVA35A4MEN8PX3KCHHDMGOEYESW5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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