• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT HUBERT MAGA OF THE DAHOMEY REPUBLIC ARRIVED IN SAIGON, THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE CAPITAL, ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4 FOR A TWO-DAY VISIT.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT HUBERT MAGA OF THE DAHOMEY REPUBLIC ARRIVED IN SAIGON, THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE CAPITAL, ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4 FOR A TWO-DAY VISIT.

    AT THE AIRPORT TO GREET HIM WERE VICE-PRESIDENT NGUYEN NGOG THO AND A MILITARY BAND.

    AFTER REVIEWING THE GUARD OF HONOUR, PRESIDENT MAGA WAS GREETED BY SENIOR GOVERNMENT AND MILITARY OFFICIALS.

    THE DAHOMEY PRESIDENT AND HIS PARTY THEN DROVE IN A MOTORCADE INTO THE CITY, WHERE THEY STAYED IN A GOVERNMENT GUEST VILLA ON THE SAIGON RIVER FRONT.

    THE AIRPORT AND THE ROAD INTO THE CAPITAL WERE GAILY DECORATED WITH THE FLAGS OF THE TWO NATIONS AND BANNERS HAILING THE FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4M48T6A4TMZEZPDVTVUVYHH8V
    Media URN:
    VLVA4M48T6A4TMZEZPDVTVUVYHH8V
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment