• Short Summary

    President Nixon welcomed President Tito as a "world statesman of first rank" when he met the Yugoslav leader in Washington on Thursday (28 October).

  • Description

    1.
    MV Tito out of car and greeted by Nixon
    0.05

    2.
    SCU Onlookers (2 shots)
    0.10

    3.
    MV Nixon speaks.
    0.24

    4.
    CU Cub scouts
    0.27

    5.
    LV Nixon and Tito on podium
    0.29

    6.
    SCU Tito speaks.
    0.43

    7.
    GV INT Colour guard down White House steps followed by Nixon & Tito & wives. (3 shots)
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    "I welcome you first on this occasion as a leader of a nation with which the United States has very friendly relations. I welcome you also as a world statesman of the first rank."



    In reply, President Tito said:



    "We have come here in the same way as you come to Yugoslavia, to strengthen and promote such relations still further. This is the interest of our two countries."




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: President Nixon welcomed President Tito as a "world statesman of first rank" when he met the Yugoslav leader in Washington on Thursday (28 October).

    President Tito's first official visit to the United States will last six days. He has already had a 75-minute talk with President Nixon.

    Welcoming President Tito, President Nixon said:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5SWJZ0P6B0MAQVNHQO57OFYB8
    Media URN:
    VLVA5SWJZ0P6B0MAQVNHQO57OFYB8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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