• Short Summary

    KING FAISAL OF SAUDI ARABIA TODAY (THURSDAY) HAD ANOTHER BUSY ROUND OF RECEPTIONS. HE ENDED?

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    KING FAISAL OF SAUDI ARABIA TODAY (THURSDAY) HAD ANOTHER BUSY ROUND OF RECEPTIONS. HE ENDED HIS STAY AT BUCKINGHAM PALACE AND RODE FROM THERE TO A DIPLOMATIC CORPS RECEPTION AT ST. JAMES'S PALACE. THEN ON TO THE DORCHESTER HOTEL TO A LUNCHEON GIVEN BY THE FOREIGN PRESS ASSOCIATION AND TONIGHT THE SAUDI ARABIAN AMBASSADOR WAS HOST AT A RECEPTION IN THE KING'S HONOUR -- ALSO AT THE DORCHESTER.

    KING FAISAL MOVE INTO THE DORCHESTER HOTEL TODAY FOR THE REMAINDER OF HIS STATE VISIT TO BRITAIN. HE HAS TAKEN OVER THE WHOLE OF THE SEVENTH FLOOR: THE 50 ROOMS ON THIS FLOOR COST MORE THAN GBP1,000 A DAY -- PAID FOR BY THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT.

    AT THE FOREIGN PRESS LUNCHEON, KING FAISAL SPOKE ABOUT THE PROBLEMS FACING SAUDI ARABIA. HE SAID THE ORIGINS OF THE "TRAGIC STATE OF THINGS" IN HIS AREA WERE CAUSED BY OTHERS NOT COMPLYING WITH THE PRINCIPLE OF SELF-DETERMINATION, AND INTERFERENCE FROM SOME COUNTRIES IN THE AFFAIRS OF OTHERS.

    KING FAISAL, WHO'S SPENDING ANOTHER FIVE DAYS IN BRITAIN, MET MANY OF THE GUESTS AT THE RECEPTION TONIGHT GIVEN BY THE SAUDI ARABIAN AMBASSADOR. DOZENS OF PEOPLE THRONGED THE RECEPTION ROOMS AT THE DORCHESTER.

    TOMORROW THE KING WILL VISIT LONDON'S CENTRAL MOSQUE IN REGENTS PARK.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA69TS2SWI69EH31AIT8WD3T1X5
    Media URN:
    VLVA69TS2SWI69EH31AIT8WD3T1X5
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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