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The P.M. REFUSED TO GIVE INTERVIEW ON THURSDAY, and in reply to your Urgent Cable, the meeting addressed by the P.M. was covered SOF on Thursday night.
IT WAS IMPOSSIBLE TO PREDICT WHAT THE P.M. WOULD SAY, and the length of coverage is accordingly longer than would be normal, but even then only a third of the overall time taken by Smith, probably less.
background heckling can be heard, and there should be some reasonable coverage on this.
SEE CUTTING ATTACHED.
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