• Short Summary

    General Nikolai Sakharov, Security Chief in the Soviet Ministry of the Interior, arrived aboard an Aeroflot airliner at Vienna's Schwechat Airport, June 22, to make preparations for Soviet Premier Khrushchev's forthcoming visit to Austria.

  • Description

    General Nikolai Sakharov, Security Chief in the Soviet Ministry of the Interior, arrived aboard an Aeroflot airliner at Vienna's Schwechat Airport, June 22, to make preparations for Soviet Premier Khrushchev's forthcoming visit to Austria.

    Accompanied by former Russian Ambassador to Austria, S.G. Lapin, the General is to have talks with the Austrian security authorities about measures to be taken to ensure the safety of the Soviet Premier as he attends functions in Vienna and tours the Austrian countryside.

    Mr Khrushchev will arrive in Vienna on June 30, to stay in the Austrian capital for three days, during which he will attend an opera performance, a meeting organised by the Austro-Soviet Society, a meeting of businessmen, and a large press conference.

    During the following three days he is to tour towns including Linz, the country's steel industry centre, and Salzburg. His tour will also take him across thee Alps by car and into the province of Carinthia with its impressive lakes.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA485M8V5EXYNASB5VOHDQTCHC2
    Media URN:
    VLVA485M8V5EXYNASB5VOHDQTCHC2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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