• Short Summary

    Mr. Duncan Sandys, British Minister of Defence, was filmed by VISNEWS Feb 3 on arrival?

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    Mr. Duncan Sandys, British Minister of Defence, was filmed by VISNEWS Feb 3 on arrival at London Airport.

    Leader of the United Kingdom delegation, Mr. Sandys presided over the Baghdad Pact Ministerial Committee meeting in Karachi, Pakistan. Jan 27-29. He was asked his impressions of the meeting.

    After the meeting Mr. Sandys flew to Persia where he met and talked with the Shah. Persia is a member of the Pact.

    During the meeting he said that the Iraqi revolt of last summer has been the been the Baghdad's severest test. The Momentous London meeting last summer demonstrated to the World not only the alliance was unshaken but that the crisis had emphasized is importance and strengthened the determination to work even more closely together.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7NSCYTGM3Y7EM1VTXZP69FGVE
    Media URN:
    VLVA7NSCYTGM3Y7EM1VTXZP69FGVE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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