• Short Summary

    The 11th Congress of FIFJ was held in Tokyo early this month.

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    The 11th Congress of FIFJ was held in Tokyo early this month.

    The international meeting of editors and publishers from 18 nations of the world opened at the Sankei Kaikan in the heart of the city June 5.

    The purpose of the meeting was to settle various problems internationally.

    Some 160 persons were present at the five-day international conference, discussing such problems as the freedom of the press, cost of newspaper making and sales.

    Many delegates delivered their addresses on the opening day of the meeting.

    Representing Japanese delegates, Mr. Nagataka Murayama, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Asahi Shimbun declared in his speech that he was very happy to see the 11th Congress held in asia particularly in Tokyo for the first time, whereas in the past similar conferences were held in European countries.

    The Foreign Minister Aichiro Fujiyama then stressed the importance of newspapers and explained Japan's situation in Asia.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5C3MFX3ALYWMCQ22YGM5IAE6O
    Media URN:
    VLVA5C3MFX3ALYWMCQ22YGM5IAE6O
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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