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    A gala celebration rally was held in the Kremlin Hall of Congresses,Moscow, on Nov.6, to mark the 47th anniversary of the socialist revolution in Russia.

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    A gala celebration rally was held in the Kremlin Hall of Congresses,Moscow, on Nov.6, to mark the 47th anniversary of the socialist revolution in Russia.

    Attending were veteran Communists,people who took part in the revolution, local workers and engineers,farmers,Soviet Army men, scientists and Communist Party,government, and other public leaders. On the stage were the top leaders of the Soviet Communist Party and government, the heads of guest delegations from other socialist countries and leaders from Communist parties in Europe, Asia and Latin America.

    In the audience were veteran Bolsheviks,astronauts,industrial investors,foreign guests and the Diplomatic Corps.

    The meeting was opened by Moscow's Mayor Promyslov.

    The main speech was by Leonid Brejnev,Presidium Member of the Soviet Communist Party Central Committee and Committee First Secretary.

    Mr.Brejnev pointed out that this revolutionary holiday is the biggest the Soviet people have. It is also an internation holiday,he pointed out.It is observed by working people the world over and by friends of freedom,peace and progress.

    Mr. Brejnev dwelt on developments in the country during the last 47 years.He mentioned the recent flight of the three-man crew Voskhod space ship.Soviet accomplishments in space, he said,are a concentrated expression of the economic might and high technical and cultural level of the Soviet people.

    The speaker also touched on foreign policies.The Soviet Union's general line in foreign affairs was determined by the decisions of the latest congresses of the Party,Mr.Brejnev said.It was determined by the Party's consistent,immutable program.

    The speaker added that the Soviet government will continue to support national liberation struggle in Asia,Africa and Latin America.

    He said that the Soviet government and Communist Party regard it as their sacred duty to do everything to consolidate the socialist countries on principles of Marxism-Leninism and proletarian internationalism.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4HOMLFO95P3Q7PQY4O3Y7TOMY
    Media URN:
    VLVA4HOMLFO95P3Q7PQY4O3Y7TOMY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
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