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    The Chairman of the United Nations Decolonization Committee (Committee of 24) has asked the new Portuguese Government to say clearly what it intends to do about Portugal's African colonies.

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    The Chairman of the United Nations Decolonization Committee (Committee of 24) has asked the new Portuguese Government to say clearly what it intends to do about Portugal's African colonies.

    Mr. Salim Ahmed Salim, who's also the Tanzanian Ambassador to the United Nations, was speaking at a press conference on Wednesday (22 May). He said there was some reason to be optimistic about the future of Portugal;s African colonies, since the new government took power.

    Mr. Salim said he hoped the international community would support the independence of Portuguese African colonies.

    SYNOPSIS: The Chairman of the U.N. Decolonization Committee has been talking about the hopes for independence for Portugal's African colonies under the new portuguese government. Mr. Salim Ahmed Salim, who's also the Tanzanian Ambassador, was speaking at a press conference on Wednesday.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6PAMJZCYLND5SNQNV7SR4QZUV
    Media URN:
    VLVA6PAMJZCYLND5SNQNV7SR4QZUV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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