• Short Summary

    At a meeting in Cairo on Monday (16 September) the International Swimming Federation (FINA) unanimously accepted The People's Republic of China's application for membership.

  • Description

    At a meeting in Cairo on Monday (16 September) the International Swimming Federation (FINA) unanimously accepted The People's Republic of China's application for membership.

    Mr. Harald Henning, the United States Chairman of the Federation, also announced that China's request for the expulsion of Taiwan from the Federation was rejected.

    China withdrew from FINA, which represents 106 countries, in 1958.

    Mr. Henning spoke to Visnews reporter Bob Weaver after the meeting. A transcript of the interview follows:

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3YKCVSBYX6MNGZ0PJP7TL5VQ9
    Media URN:
    VLVA3YKCVSBYX6MNGZ0PJP7TL5VQ9
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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