• Short Summary

    REPRESENTATIVES OF THE SOUTH VIETNAM NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT ARRIVED IN PARIS TODAY (MONDAY) TO TAKE PART IN THE PARIS PEACE TALKS.

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    REPRESENTATIVES OF THE SOUTH VIETNAM NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT ARRIVED IN PARIS TODAY (MONDAY) TO TAKE PART IN THE PARIS PEACE TALKS. THE DELEGATION IS BEING LED BY AN N.L.F. CENTRAL COMMITTEE MEMBER, MADAME NGUYEN THI BINH, MME BINH, A PETITE FIGURE IN A SILK TUNIC COVERED BY A COAT, WAS MOBBED BY A LARGE CROWD OF NEWSMEN WHEN SHE ARRIVED IN THE FRENCH CAPITAL FROM MOSCOW.

    THE DELEGATION WAS MET BY M. XUAN THUY, HEAD OF THE NORTH VIETNAMESE TEAM TO THE PEACE TALKS, SOVIET AMBASSADOR TO PARIS, MR. VALERIAN ZORIN, AND A MEMBER OF THE FRENCH PROTOCOL SERVICE.

    MME BINH IS EXPECTED TO TAKE HER PLACE AT THE NEGOTIATING TABLE WITH TOP LEVEL DIPLOMATS FROM THE UNITED STATES AND NORTH VIETNAM ON WEDNESDAY. THE GOVERNMENT OF SOUTH VIETNAM ALSO HAS AN OPEN INVITATION TO TAKE PART IN THE EXPANDED TALKS BUT HAVE SO FAR REFUSED TO DO SO.

    MME BINH SAID WHEN SHE ARRIVED AT LE BOURGET AIRPORT THAT THE N.L.F. WOULD CONTINUE TO FIGHT FOR VICTORY AS LONG AS THE AMERICAN GOVERNMENT "HAS NOT RENOUNCED ITS AGGRESSIVE AIMS."
    FIVE OTHER N.L.F. MEMBERS ARE IN MME BINH'S PARTY. THEY HAVE TAKEN UP RESIDENCE AT A TWO STOREY WHITE VILLA IN THE FASHIONABLE SUBURB OF LE VISENET, ABOUT 10 MILES (16 KMS) FROM THE CENTRE OF PARIS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7HDSUJ7YQHX21SVPJQB5BEO72
    Media URN:
    VLVA7HDSUJ7YQHX21SVPJQB5BEO72
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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