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    AMERICA'S UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE, MR.GEORGE BALL, TODAY (TUESDAY) HAD A 90 MINUTES TALK WITH PRESIDENT?

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    AMERICA'S UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE, MR.GEORGE BALL, TODAY (TUESDAY) HAD A 90 MINUTES TALK WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE.HE DECLINED, AFTERWARDS, TO SAY WHAT HAD BEEN DISCUSSED AT THE MEETING, BUT ON SEVERAL VISITS TO THE FRENCH CAPITAL THIS YEAR HE HAD INFORMED FRANCE ON AMERICAN VIEW ON THE VIETNAMESE ISSUE.

    THIS LATEST VISIT TO PARIS BY MR.BALL FOLLOWED A FRENCH GOVERNMENT MEMORANDUM TWO WEEKS AGO TO THE UNITED STATES ON THE TALKS BETWEEN M.ANDRE MALRAUX, FRENCH MINISTER FOR CULTURAL AFFAIRS, AND CHINESE LEADERS IN PEKING.THE TALKS WERE ALSO ATTENDED BY MR.CHARLES E.BOHLEN, U.S.AMBASSADOR TO FRANCE, AND M.HERVE ALPHAND, FRENCH AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED STATES.

    MR.BALL SMILED AND WAVE AT CAMERAMEN AS HE EMERGED FROM THE PALACE, BUT HE CHOSE HIS WORDS CAREFULLY WHEN ANSWERING REPORTERS' QUESTIONS.ASKED WHETHER HE DELIVERED A MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT JOHNSON, HE REPLIED THAT 'HE CARRIED NO LETTER'.HE ADDED: "I HAD AN EXTREMELY WARM AND INTERESTING CONVERSATION WITH GENERAL DE GAULLE, BUT I DON'T FEEL IT WOULD BE APPROPRIATE FOR ME TO COMMENT ON ANY OF THE SUBJECTS THAT WE HAVE DISCUSSED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4TSKMNY75OC7J3PHJVS6SG5U1
    Media URN:
    VLVA4TSKMNY75OC7J3PHJVS6SG5U1
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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