• Short Summary

    Visnews filmed the recent meeting of the Presidents of Haiti and of the Dominican Republic -the two states which form the West Indies island of Hispanola -at which a pact was signed for the mutual benefit of both sides.

  • Description

    Visnews filmed the recent meeting of the Presidents of Haiti and of the Dominican Republic -the two states which form the West Indies island of Hispanola -at which a pact was signed for the mutual benefit of both sides.
    Signing were:President Hector Trujillo of the Dominican Republic with his closest aide-his brother -General Rafael Trujillo and Foreign Minister Porfiro Barez; The President Dr. Francois Duvalier of Haiti and Dr. Luis Mars, his Foreign Minister.
    This was the first meeting of the heads of the two states since the former regime of President Paul Magoire. The Dominicans had openly campaigned against President Duvalier's regime until recently.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6598RSZA0Z6HVSY11AYTC4Z18
    Media URN:
    VLVA6598RSZA0Z6HVSY11AYTC4Z18
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/12/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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