• Short Summary

    YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) PRESIDENT DE GAULLE OF FRANCE BEGAN HIS DAY IN THE SOVIET UNION WITH A VISIT TO A TURBO-GENERATOR FACTORY NEAR NOVOSIBIRKS, THE BOOMING SIBERIAN PIONEER CITY.

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    YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) PRESIDENT DE GAULLE OF FRANCE BEGAN HIS DAY IN THE SOVIET UNION WITH A VISIT TO A TURBO-GENERATOR FACTORY NEAR NOVOSIBIRKS, THE BOOMING SIBERIAN PIONEER CITY.

    THEN HE TOURED THE AKADEMORODOK, THE ACADEMIC, THE ACADEMIC AND SCIENCE CENTRE FOUNDED IN 1957 WHERE TODAY 6,000 PEOPLE -- ACADEMIANS, ENGINEERS AND TECHNICIANS AND STUDENT ARE ENGAGED ON SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH.

    ACCOMPANYING PRESIDENT DE GAULLE WAS PRESIDENT PODGORNY OF THE SOVIET UNION. THE TWO LEADERS TOURED THE FACTORY OUTSIDE NOVOSIBIRSK AND SAW SOME OF THE 8,000 WORKERS WHO TURN OUT SOME OF THE WORLD'S BIGGEST GENERATORS, INCLUDING ACADEMY OF SCIENCES AND A FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR AT THE CENTRE.

    DURING THE TOUR, PRESIDENT DE GAULE VISITED THE INSTITUTE OF NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND GEOLOGY AND WAS SHOWN A WATER GUN THAT SHOOTS A JET THAT CAN DRILL A HOLE THROUGH COPPER OR BRICK.

    IN A SPEECH THERE, THE FRENCH LEADER CALLED FOR CLOSER CO-OPERATION BETWEEN HIS COUNTRY AND THE SOVIET UNION IN SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY "FOR THE BENEFIT OF WORLD PEACE."

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    Film ID:
    VLVA53OD42LAXFRICQDYQP9NTAJRC
    Media URN:
    VLVA53OD42LAXFRICQDYQP9NTAJRC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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