At a public rally organised by the Arat Socialist Union yesterday (August 5) details were given about the agreement for a merger between ???
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CU Hafez Ghanem speaking, audience listening (6 shots) and audience listening and applauding.
A public meeting was held at Mousky in Egypt on saturday to discuss the coming merger between Egypt and Libya--due to take place on September the first nineteen-seventy-three.
The meeting was organised by the Arab Socialist Union, and the principal speaker was its First Secretary, Mr. Said Marei.
Mr. Marei explained to the people the advantages of the coming merger, which was announced on August the second after talks between President Anwar Sadat of Egypt and President Muammar Gaddafi of Libya.
Other speakers, too, spoke in favour of the merger. Saturday's meeting was one the of many which will be held throughout Egypt in the coming months. As well, the people of both countries will be given a chance to vote on the merger.
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Background: At a public rally organised by the Arat Socialist Union yesterday (August 5) details were given about the agreement for a merger between ??? Libya. Principal speaker was the First Secretary of the Central ??? of the ASU, Mr. Said Marei.
The merger proposals were announced on August the second after ??? between President sadat of Egypt and Muammar Gaddafi of Libya.
A number of public rallies will be held and the people of both ???teies will be given a chance to express their opinions on the ???ment, before the deadline for the merger, September first, 1973.