• Short Summary

    ON THE LAST STAGE OF HIS MIDDLE EAST TOUR, EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA ARRIVED IN CAIRO YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) FOR TALKS WITH PRESIDENT NASSER AND GOVERNMENT LEADERS.

  • Description

    ON THE LAST STAGE OF HIS MIDDLE EAST TOUR, EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA ARRIVED IN CAIRO YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) FOR TALKS WITH PRESIDENT NASSER AND GOVERNMENT LEADERS.

    THE EMPEROR IS SPENDING THREE DAYS IN THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC. SHORTLY BEFORE HE ARRIVED, 30 DEMONSTRATORS - ALL ETHIOPIANS -- WERE ARRESTED OUTSIDE THEIR EMBASSY AFTER A CAR HAD BEEN SET ON FIRE AND STONES HAD BEEN THROWN. THEY AND ABOUT 20 OTHERS WITH THEM SHOUTED SLOGANS CALLING FOR THE ANNEXATION OF ERITREA TO SOMALIA.

    LAST NIGHT THE EMPEROR WAS THE PRESIDENT'S GUEST AT A BANQUET AT THE KUBBETH REPUBLICAN PALACE. TODAY HE IS DUE TO ATTEND MASS AT THE COPTIC PATRIARCHATE CHURCH.

    DURING THEIR TALKS THE TWO LEADERS ARE EXPECTED TO REVIEW RELATIONS BETWEEN THEIR COUNTRIES AND THEIR ATTITUDE AT NEXT MONTH'S SUMMIT CONFERENCE IN ADDIS ABABA OF THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY. (OAU).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3S3XKOFPSOVQHFKJOUS900DVZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA3S3XKOFPSOVQHFKJOUS900DVZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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