• Short Summary

    Ferhat Abbas, Premier of the "Algerian Provisional Government", received a warm welcome in Colombo, Ceylon, Feb 1, during his tour of Asian countries to obtain material and moral support for the Algerian Nationalists.

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    Ferhat Abbas, Premier of the "Algerian Provisional Government", received a warm welcome in Colombo, Ceylon, Feb 1, during his tour of Asian countries to obtain material and moral support for the Algerian Nationalists.

    M.Abbas has already visited Indonesia, Singapore, and Malaya, among other countries.

    Several thousand people attended a meeting supporting M.Abbas. Among speakers were Health Minister of Ceylon, A.P.Jayasurya; a Buddhist monk; ex-Premier Dudley Senanayake; and Leftist Leader in the opposition,Dr. Colvin R. de Silva

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6KVSV8YDFYOLFSEV8J4XCHH8D
    Media URN:
    VLVA6KVSV8YDFYOLFSEV8J4XCHH8D
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/02/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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