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    Despite his return to Washington from the United Nations in New York, the influence of Mr.

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    Background: Despite his return to Washington from the United Nations in New York, the influence of Mr. Eisenhower on the 15th General Assembly can still be felt.

    October 6th visitor to the White House was Indonesian President Soekarno, the man who presented to the UN the 'neutral' nations suggestion for a meeting between Ike and Kruschev. After seeing Ike; Soekarno said he understood better why the United States doesn't want the meeting to take place.

    October 7th saw the White House arrival of King Hussein of Jordan, the pro-Western Arab Monarch whose attacks on Nasser of UAR caused a furore earlier this week. Though he declined to reveal the subject of discussion with Ike, King Hussein said his country was not disappointed that the 'neutral' sponsors withdrew their resolution for a K/Ike meeting. He told reporters that prior to such a suggestion "there should have been plenty of work and planning so that chances of a useful result would be better.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA792QKSAOMVAN7BC1JSH6PKMV0
    Media URN:
    VLVA792QKSAOMVAN7BC1JSH6PKMV0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
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    N/A

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