• Short Summary

    Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos made a lightning stop in Djakarta on Saturday (17 January) for a brief meeting with Indonesian president Suharto.

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    Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos made a lightning stop in Djakarta on Saturday (17 January) for a brief meeting with Indonesian president Suharto.

    President Marcos was on his way back to Manila after attending the funeral of the late Malaysian leader Tun Abdul Razak, in Kuala Lumpur.

    His meeting with President Suharto lasted only two hours. After the meeting, President Marcos announced that the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit conference would definitely be held in Bali between February 23 and 25.

    Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and The Philippines will send representatives to the summit.

    SYNOPSIS: The Merderka Palace in Djakarta, scene of a brief meeting between Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos and Indonesian President Suharto on Saturday. The meeting lasted only two hours and came during a lightning visit to Indonesia by President Marcos. The Philippine leader was on his way back to Manila after attending the funeral of the late Malaysian leader Tun Abdul Razak in Kuala Lumpur.

    After quick formalities the two leaders discussed the proposed Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit conference. The conference is scheduled to consider bilateral relations, trade agreements and border situations.

    Before he flew back to Manila, President Marcos announced that the ASEAN summit would go ahead. The conference will now take place in Bali, Indonesia, between February 23 and 25. Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and the Philippines will all send representatives to the summit.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA66I1OF9H2UU7BPQ1QAZRFJT14
    Media URN:
    VLVA66I1OF9H2UU7BPQ1QAZRFJT14
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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