• Short Summary

    AFRICAN LEADERS HAVE BEEN FLYING IN TO ADDIS ABABA FOR THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY SUMMIT CONFERENCE OPENING THERE TOMORROW (SATURDAY).

  • Description

    AFRICAN LEADERS HAVE BEEN FLYING IN TO ADDIS ABABA FOR THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY SUMMIT CONFERENCE OPENING THERE TOMORROW (SATURDAY). THOSE WHO ARRIVED YESTERDAY INCLUDED PRESIDENT JEAN BEDEL BOKASSA OF THE CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, PRESIDENT IBRAHIM EL HAZARI OF SUDAN AND PRESIDENT WILLIAM TUBMAN OF LIBERIA.

    EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE WAS AT THE AIRPORT TO GREET EACH ARRIVAL. HE HAS JUST MARKED THE 36TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS ACCESSION TO THE THRONE OF ETHIOPIA.

    THE O.A.U. HAS A MEMBERSHIP OF 38. HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT LEADERS NOT ATTENDING IN PERSON WILL BE REPRESENTED BY MINISTERIAL DELEGATIONS. A PROBLEM FACING DELEGATES IS THE RIFT BETWEEN GHANA AND GUINEA, ARISING FROM THE DETENTION OF THE GUINEAN DELEGATION IN ACCRA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6WDIDQSRC0A7SR4TGA8SAUFX
    Media URN:
    VLVA6WDIDQSRC0A7SR4TGA8SAUFX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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