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    KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN IS MAKING A THREE-DAY STATE VISIT TO LEBANON. THE KING, WHO?

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    KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN IS MAKING A THREE-DAY STATE VISIT TO LEBANON. THE KING, WHO HAS RECENTLY CONFERRED WITH THE LEADERS OF EGYPT, IRAQ, SYRIA, AND THE SUDAN, TODAY BEGAN TALKS ON THE MIDDLE EAST CRISIS WITH LEBANON'S PRESIDENT, MR CHARLES HELOU.

    THE KING, ACCOMPANIED BY CROWN PRINCE HASSAN, THE PREMIER, BAHJAT AL-TALHOUNI, AND JORDANIAN OFFICIALS, FLEW TO BEIRUT YESTERDAY(WEDNESDAY).

    HE TOLD REPORTERS AT THE AIRPORT THAT THE PURPOSE OF HIS VISIT WAS TO EXCHANGE VIEWS ON THE MIDDLE EAST SITUATION.

    TODAY(THURSDAY) THE KING AND PRESIDENT HELOU MET AT THE PRESIDENT'S SUMMER HOME ABOUT 24 MILES (40 KMS) FROM BEIRUT. AMONG THE TOPICS THEY DISCUSSED WERE THE PROPOSED ISLAMIC SUMMIT CONFERENCE, THE RECENT FIRE AT THE AL-AQSA MOSQUE IN JERUSALEM, AND THE FUTURE OF THE HOLY CITY.

    THE TWO LEADERS ARE DUE TO HOLD ANOTHER ROUND OF TALKS TOMORROW (FRIDAY).

    THE KING'S OFFICIAL VISIT WILL END TOMORROW NIGHT BUT HE WILL STAY ON IN LEBANON INFORMALLY UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3ZRPZ1RZHV5DRPF6KHSEU5EV5
    Media URN:
    VLVA3ZRPZ1RZHV5DRPF6KHSEU5EV5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/09/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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