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    MR HAROLD WILSON, THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER HAS ENDED HIS TALKS IN RHODESIA. BEFORE LEAVING?

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    MR HAROLD WILSON, THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER HAS ENDED HIS TALKS IN RHODESIA. BEFORE LEAVING SALISBURY FOR HOME YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) ME WILSON SPOKE IF THE PRESENT SITUATION AT A NEWS CONFERENCE. FROM SALISBURY HE FLEW TO LIVINGSTONE IN ZAMBIA, AND THERE MET PRESIDENT KAUNDA. AFTER BRIEF TALKS HE FLEW ON TO LAGOS, IN NIGERIA AND WAS GREETED BY THE NIGERIAN PRIME MINISTER, SIR ABUBAKAR TAFEWA BALEWA.

    WHEN MR WILSON FLEW TO LIVINGSTONE HE RECEIVED A SMILING WELCOME FROM ZAMBIA'S PRESIDENT, DR KENNETH KAUNDA. THE TWO MEN GREETED EACH OTHER BY THEIR FIRST NAMES. A FEW DEMONSTRATORS WERE AT THE AIRPORT BEARING PLACARDS CALLING FOR "ONE MAN - ONE VOTE" AND "FREE RHODESIA". MR WILSON AND DR KAUNDA HAD BRIEF TALKS BEFORE MR WILSON'S AIRCRAFT LEFT FOR LAGOS. HIS DEPARTURE WAS DELAYED TWO HOURS BECAUSE A FAULT DEVELOPED IN THE AIRCRAFT'S FUEL SYSTEM.

    AT LAGOS ME WILSON WAS GREETED BY SIR ABUBAKAR TAFEWA BALEWA, THE NIGERIAN PRIME MINISTER.

    ME WILSON THIS MORNING(SUNDAY) FLEW ON FROM LAGOS TO ACCRA IN GHANA WHERE HE IS HAVING BRIEF DISCUSSIONS WITH PRESIDENT NKRUMAH. HE ARRIVES IN LONDON LATE TONIGHT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA78YLNPIL83BJPANP6H100BKNP
    Media URN:
    VLVA78YLNPIL83BJPANP6H100BKNP
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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