• Short Summary

    The tenth anniversary of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) was celebrated on Friday (25 May) at a special meeting at the United Nations organised by the OAU in New York.

  • Description

    The tenth anniversary of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) was celebrated on Friday (25 May) at a special meeting at the United Nations organised by the OAU in New York.

    All member states, with the exception of South Africa, Portugal and Israel, were invited as were various other local organisation with a special interest in African affairs.

    The meeting was chaired by Mr. Ismail Toure, Guinea's Deputy Ambassador to the United Nations.

    Among the speakers at the meeting was Ambassador Abdullah from the Sudan, he said:
    Another speaker, Iran's Mr. Mehdi Ehsassel, said:
    An assurance of strong support for the OAU was given by Mr. Imama Bareka, representative of the Afro-American Organisation, who also strongly attacked the "obstructive imperialism" of the United States. He said:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4PPKKMI6RJA5CAMQDA463NZG7
    Media URN:
    VLVA4PPKKMI6RJA5CAMQDA463NZG7
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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