• Short Summary

    INTENSIVE INTER-DELEGATION MEETINGS CONTINUED IN ADDIS ABABA TODAY (SUNDAY) AS DELEGATES FROM 32 AFRICAN COUNTRIES SOUGHT TO BRIDGE THE OPPOSING STANDS OF MOROCCO AND ALGERIA IN THEIR BORDER DISPUTE.

  • Description

    1.
    GV SELASSIE OUT OF CAR AND UP STEPS.
    0.12

    2.
    GV DELEGATES UP STEPS.
    0.20

    3.
    GV SELASSIE FOLLOWED BY OTHER DELEGATES.
    0.24

    4.
    GV PAN... DELEGATIONS CHAD, CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE, CONGO-LEOPOLDVILLE.
    0.32

    5.
    GV PAN... DITTO MADAGASCAR, LIBYA, LIBERIA.
    0.40

    6.
    LV SELASSIE MAKES SPEECH.
    0.48

    7.
    GTV CHANA DELEGATION LEAVES AT CLOSE OF SITTING.
    0.54



    Initials JT/S/MGT/LW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: INTENSIVE INTER-DELEGATION MEETINGS CONTINUED IN ADDIS ABABA TODAY (SUNDAY) AS DELEGATES FROM 32 AFRICAN COUNTRIES SOUGHT TO BRIDGE THE OPPOSING STANDS OF MOROCCO AND ALGERIA IN THEIR BORDER DISPUTE.THE ROUND OF PRIVATE MEETINGS AND CONTACTS AT THE AFRICAN FOREIGN MINISTERS' CONFERENCE IS AIMED AT SPEEDY FORMATION OF AN ARBITRATION COMMISSION TO PROPOSE SOLUTIONS FOR THE FRONTIER DISPUTE.THEY ARE EXPECTED TO ELECT THE COMMISSION TOMORROW.

    THEY BEGAN THEIR MEETING ON FRIDAY IN THE GLITTERING AFRICA HALL.THE CONFERENCE WAS OPENED BY EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA, WHO EARLIER THIS MONTH HELPED DRAW UP THE CEASEFIRE.

    HE NOTED THAT IT WAS THE FIRST TIME THAT PROCEDURE IN THE CHARTER OF THE AFRICAN UNITY ORGANISATION HAD BEEN INVOKED TO MAINTAIN THE PEACE AND TO PRESERVE THE "UNIQUE AFRICAN IDENTITY WHICH WE ALL HOLD SO PRECIOUS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA603TKRJBK1NIHZIAHBUWQ01CI
    Media URN:
    VLVA603TKRJBK1NIHZIAHBUWQ01CI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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