• Short Summary

    THE COMMUNISTS SUMMIT MEETING IN THE SLOVAKIAN CAPITAL OF BRATISLAVA HAS ENDED WITH UNANIMOUS AGREEMENT ON THE NEED TO STRUGGLE AGAINST WHAT AN OFFICIAL COMMUNIQUE TERMED "BOURGEOIS IDEOLOGY AND ANTI-SOCIALIST FORCES."
    THE OFFICIAL COMMUNIQUE SAID THE PARTICIPANTS HAD AGREED IT WAS NECESSARY TO STRENGTHEN THE LEADING ROLE OF THE COMMUNIST PARTIES IN COMMUNIST-RULED COUNTRIES AND PRAISED THE PRINCIPLE OF WHAT IT TERMED "DEMOCRATIC CENTRALISM," THIS FILM SHOWS THE CZECHOSLOVAKIAN LEADERS WAITING THE ARRIVAL OF THE SOVIET DELEGATION AT BRATISLAVA RAILWAY STATION.

  • Description

    THE COMMUNISTS SUMMIT MEETING IN THE SLOVAKIAN CAPITAL OF BRATISLAVA HAS ENDED WITH UNANIMOUS AGREEMENT ON THE NEED TO STRUGGLE AGAINST WHAT AN OFFICIAL COMMUNIQUE TERMED "BOURGEOIS IDEOLOGY AND ANTI-SOCIALIST FORCES."
    THE OFFICIAL COMMUNIQUE SAID THE PARTICIPANTS HAD AGREED IT WAS NECESSARY TO STRENGTHEN THE LEADING ROLE OF THE COMMUNIST PARTIES IN COMMUNIST-RULED COUNTRIES AND PRAISED THE PRINCIPLE OF WHAT IT TERMED "DEMOCRATIC CENTRALISM," THIS FILM SHOWS THE CZECHOSLOVAKIAN LEADERS WAITING THE ARRIVAL OF THE SOVIET DELEGATION AT BRATISLAVA RAILWAY STATION. A BIG CROWD WAS THERE TO GREET THE RUSSIANS.

    THE SOVIET LEADERS STEPPED FROM THEIR TRAIN LED BY THE PARTY LEADER, LEONIN BREZHNEV, WHO STEPPED ONTO THE PLATFORM AND KISSED THE CZECH LEADER, ALEXANDER DUB???K. HE ALSO KISSED A LITTLE GIRL WHO GAVE HIM A BUNCH OF PINK AND WHITE CARNATIONS. MR. BREZHNEV GREETED THE CZECH PRESIDENT, MR. SVOBODA.

    WITH THE SOVIET PARTY PREMIER ALEXEI KOSYGIN AND PRESIDENT NICOLAI PODGORNY. THE SUMMIT WAS ALSO ATTENDED BY COMMUNIST PARTY LEADERS FROM EAST GERMANY, POLAND, BULGARIA AND HUNGARY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3PXEVQWI3W252P93JLCD5UYUI
    Media URN:
    VLVA3PXEVQWI3W252P93JLCD5UYUI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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