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    SOMALIA'S PRIME MINISTER MOHAMED IBRAHIM EGAL AND MEMBERS OF HIS DELEGATION RETURNED TO MOGADISHU ON THURSDAY (26 OCTOBER).

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    SOMALIA'S PRIME MINISTER MOHAMED IBRAHIM EGAL AND MEMBERS OF HIS DELEGATION RETURNED TO MOGADISHU ON THURSDAY (26 OCTOBER). THE PREMIER ACCOMPANIED BY BRIGADIER-GENERAL IBRAHIM TOOK THE SALUTE AND INSPECTED A GUARD OF HONOUR FORMED BY A CONTINGENT OF THE SOMALI NATIONAL ARMY.

    DURING HIS THREE WEEK ABSENCE FROM SOMALIA MR. EGAL VISITED ROME, BRUSSELS KUWAIT AND CAIRO WHERE HE HAD TALKS WITH OFFICIALS.

    ACCOMPANIED BY THE MINISTER OF PLANNING AND CO-ORDINATION ABDILLAHI MOHAMED THE PRIME MINISTER ARRIVED IN CAIRO ON TUESDAY (24 OCTOBER) FROM KUWAIT ON A TWO-DAY VISIT TO THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC.

    ON FRIDAY (27 OCTOBER) MR. EGAL ONCE AGAIN LEFT MOGADISHU. THIS TIME HE WAS BOUND FOR ARUSHA IN TANZANIA FOR TALKS WITH PRESIDENT JOMO KENYATTA OF KENYA IN AN ATTEMPT TO SOLVE BORDER QUARRELS BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.

    YESTERDAY THE TWO PRESIDENTS AGREED TO RESUME NORMAL RELATIONS AND SETTLE THE FOUR-YEAR OLD DISPUTE. THE TALKS, HELD UNDER THE MEDIATION OF THE ZAMBIAN PRESIDENT KENNETH KAUNDA, ENDED WITH THE TWO MEN SIGNING A "MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING".

    IN A BRIEF SPEECH AT THE AIRPORT ON THURSDAY MR. EGAL GAVE AN ACCOUNT OF HIS ACTIVITIES WHILE HE WAS AWAY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7IMMF9JKTW5QK0FV1D46YMF19
    Media URN:
    VLVA7IMMF9JKTW5QK0FV1D46YMF19
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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