• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NASSER OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC ARRIVED IN DAR ES SALAAM YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) AT THE START OF A FIVE DAY VISIT TO TANZANIA.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT NASSER OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC ARRIVED IN DAR ES SALAAM YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) AT THE START OF A FIVE DAY VISIT TO TANZANIA. IT IS PRESIDENT NASSER'S FIRST TRIP ABROAD FOR A YEAR AND HIS FIRST VISIT TO EAST AFRICA.

    A CROWD OF THOUSANDS CHEERED AND DRUMS THROBBED A WELCOME TO PRESIDENT NASSER AS HE STEPPED FROM THE PLANE TO BE GREETED BY PRESIDENT NYERERE OF TANZANIA.

    DURING HIS VISIT PRESIDENT NASSER IS HAVING TALKS WITH PRESIDENT NYERERE, MAINLY CONCERNING AFRICAN UNITY AND THE REMOVAL OF THE CONTINENT'S REMAINING COLONIAL REGIMES. BOTH COUNTRIES HAVE BROKEN OFF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH BRITAIN OVER THE HANDLING OF THE RHODESIA SITUATION.

    (AT A STATE BANQUET LAST NIGHT BOTH PRESIDENTS PRAISED THE ACHIEVEMENTS OF EACH OTHER'S COUNTRY. PRESIDENT NYERERE DESCRIBED PRESIDENT NASSER AS THE LEADER OF A CONTINUING REVOLUTION FOR HIS PEOPLE'S WELL-BEING WHICH WAS AN INSPIRATION TO AFRICA. PRESIDENT NASSER REPLIED THAT TANZANIA OCCUPIED AN ADVANCE POSITION IN THE FIGHT FOR AFRICAN FREEDOM AND EXPRESSED ADMIRATION FOR ITS EFFORTS TO CONSOLIDATE NATIONAL AND CULTURAL UNITY.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3VWLRXP4IS7YRKR3NJ8XKIVTE
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VWLRXP4IS7YRKR3NJ8XKIVTE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/09/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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