• Short Summary

    THE CONGOLESE PRIME MINISTER, MR. TSHOMBE HAD AN AUDIENCE WITH POPE PAUL TODAY (THURSDAY). HE?

  • Description

    THE CONGOLESE PRIME MINISTER, MR. TSHOMBE HAD AN AUDIENCE WITH POPE PAUL TODAY (THURSDAY). HE FLEW TO ROME AIRPORT FORM LEOPOLDVILLE AT DAWN, AND FOUND A LARGE GROUP OF NEWSMEN WAITING FOR HIM.

    ASKED ABOUT THE CIVIL WAR, M. TSHOMBE ATTACKED THE CONGO'S NEIGHBOURS AS HYPOCRITES. HE SPECIFICALLY MENTIONED ALGERIA, GHANA, MALI AND EGYPT WHICH HE SAID HAD SPENT ARMS TO HIS CONGOLESE OPPONENTS.

    TO CONGO'S "FRATICIDAL STRUGGLE" WAS ALSO THE SUBJECT OF A MESSAGE TO THE CONGOLESE PEOPLE FROM THE POPE, IN HIS AUDIENCE WITH M. TSHOMBE. THE POPE SAID: OUR THOUGHTS GO TO ALL, WITHOUT DISTINCTION.

    MR. TSHOMBE IS DUE TO LEAVE ON SATURDAY FOR NEW YORK AND THE UNITED NATIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4NGXSMJB8WNW9WSS0LTE12N86
    Media URN:
    VLVA4NGXSMJB8WNW9WSS0LTE12N86
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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