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    PRESIDENT CEVDET SUNAY OF TURKEY IS IN PARIS ON A SHORT VISIT TO THE FRENCH CAPITAL.

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    FRENCH AND TURKISH FLAGS OVER ELYSEE PALACE; PRESIDENT SUNAY ARRIVES; HE INSPECTS GUARD OF HONOUR AND IS GREETED BY PRESIDENT DE GAULLE.




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    Background: PRESIDENT CEVDET SUNAY OF TURKEY IS IN PARIS ON A SHORT VISIT TO THE FRENCH CAPITAL. TODAY (TUESDAY) HE WAS WELCOMED TO THE ELYSEE PALACE, WHERE PRESIDENT DE GAULLE AWAITED HIM WITH ALL THE HONOURS OF A STATE RECEPTION.

    PRESIDENT SUNAY WILL BE IN PARIS UNTIL FRIDAY, AND HIS STAY WILL BE MARKED BY THE TRADITIONAL PANOPLY ATTENDANT UPON A VISITING CHIEF OF STATE. TODAY HE DINED AT THE ELYSEE PALACE. LATER TAKING PART IN CEREMONIES AT THE ARC DE TRIOMPHE.

    OTHER PLANS IN THE ITINERARY OF THE 67-YEAR-OLD TURKISH LEADER ARE A RECEPTION AT THE HOTEL DE VILLE, AND A GALA EVENING AT THE PARIS OPERA.

    DETAILS OF HIS TALKS WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE WERE NOT DISCLOSED, BUT AUTHORITIES SUGGEST THAT FRANCE AND TURKEY HAVE FEW MUTUAL PROBLEMS AND THAT THE VISIT WAS LARGELY ONE OF COURTESY. GREETING PRESIDENT SUNAY THE FRENCH PRESIDENTS SAID THAT TURKEY AND FRANCE SHOULD "CO-ORDINATE THEIR ACTION TO PROMOTE EQUILIBRIUM, PROGRESS AND PEACE FOR ALL MEN."

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3PJNDY4GNMQA1OSBRGTSSCXIT
    Media URN:
    VLVA3PJNDY4GNMQA1OSBRGTSSCXIT
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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