• Short Summary

    THE NEW CANADIAN AMBASSADOR TO CHAD, MR ROGER ROUSSEAU, HAS PRESENTED HIS CREDENTIALS TO PRESIDENT TOMBALBAYE.

  • Description

    THE NEW CANADIAN AMBASSADOR TO CHAD, MR ROGER ROUSSEAU, HAS PRESENTED HIS CREDENTIALS TO PRESIDENT TOMBALBAYE.

    MR ROUSSEAU, WHO HAS APPOINTED IN JANUARY, IS ALSO AMBASSADOR TO CAMEROUN AND LIVES IN THE CAMEROUN CAPITAL OF YAOUNDE.

    MR ROUSSEAU CONVEYED GREETINGS TO PRESIDENT TOMBALBAYE FROM THE CANADIAN PRIME MINISTER, MR TRUDEAU, AND WENT ON TO SAY THAT CANADA WAS SYMPATHETIC TO THE AIMS OF EMERGING NATIONS SUCH AS CHAD. HE SAID CANADA WAS CONSCIOUS OF THE ROLE IT WAS PLAYING IN HELPING THE DEVELOPMENT OF COUNTRIES.

    PRESIDENT TOMBALBAYE WELCOMED MR ROUSSEAU TO CHAD. SPEAKING ABOUT CO-OPERATION BETWEEN THEIR TWO COUNTRIES HE SAID CHAD WAS LUCKY IN HAVING SEVERAL CANADIAN TEACHERS IN THE COMMUNITY AND SEVERAL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS SPONSORED BY CANADA. HE ADDED THAT HE HOPED THE TWO COUNTRIES, WHICH WERE FOREFRONT OF INTERNATIONAL CO-OPERATION, WOULD CONTINUE TO ENLARGE THIS CO-OPERATION.

    MR ROUSSEAU WAS A COMMERCIAL AFFAIRS EXPERT AT THE CANADIAN EMBASSY IN PARIS FOR THREE YEARS BEFORE HIS APPOINTMENT TO CAMEROUN. HE IS 48 AND COMES FROM QUEBEC.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7UP9SC0YWK7XMSW3NU2FTCKED
    Media URN:
    VLVA7UP9SC0YWK7XMSW3NU2FTCKED
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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