• Short Summary

    The diplomatic corps in Nouakshott, capital of Mauritania, went to the Presidential Palace on Thursday (january 3rd) and presented their best wishes for the new year to President Moktar Ould Daddah.

  • Description

    The diplomatic corps in Nouakshott, capital of Mauritania, went to the Presidential Palace on Thursday (january 3rd) and presented their best wishes for the new year to President Moktar Ould Daddah.

    The doyen of the diplomatic corps, Sem Kim Seung Hyeuk, Ambassador for the People's Republic of North Korea, made a speech in which he congratulated the President on the progress made during the year.

    During 1973, Mauritania has signed an important new economic and cultural agreement with her former colonial ruler, France. In addition, in November she became the nineteenth member of the Arab League. But thee achievements have been overshadowed by the terrible suffering caused by the drought in the Sahara region.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6916GCPPCNLKEWORR0ZXU7T1Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA6916GCPPCNLKEWORR0ZXU7T1Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/01/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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