• Short Summary

    President Anwar Sadat of Egypt said in Alexandria on Tuesday (26 July) that the armed conflict with the libyan Jamahiriyah was over and that he saw no need to formalise the truce.

  • Description

    President Anwar Sadat of Egypt said in Alexandria on Tuesday (26 July) that the armed conflict with the libyan Jamahiriyah was over and that he saw no need to formalise the truce. He added that the border clashes had concerned " a small patch of sand" and were ridiculous. He described Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi as a "clown". Mr Sadat was addressing a meeting at Alexandria University to mark the 25th anniversary of the departure into exile of the late King Farouk of Egypt, who was ousted on july 23, 1952.

    SYNOPSIS: The Egyptians leader was in an amiable mood as he arrived at the Students' Union Club. He was greeted by professors and students and had a meal with them before his speech.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6O71MJ2SWWJI7G8SMPHQW2AIP
    Media URN:
    VLVA6O71MJ2SWWJI7G8SMPHQW2AIP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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