former Argentine President Juan Peron flew to Paris today (Monday) on a private visit -- during which he hopes to have talks with Mexican President Luis Echeverria, who is also in the French capital.
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GV Peron and wife towards car and waving and into car
SV PAN Car away
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Background: former Argentine President Juan Peron flew to Paris today (Monday) on a private visit -- during which he hopes to have talks with Mexican President Luis Echeverria, who is also in the French capital.
Senor Peron, who has lived in Madrid for nearly 13 years following his overthrow by the military, is reportedly seeking discussions with several Latin-American leaders before returning to Argentina.
It's expected that Senor Peron will be back in Argentina next month for the inauguration of Dr. Hector Campora -- the man who swept to power on the Paronist ticket -- as President.
SYNOPSIS: Flying in to Le Bourget airport, Paris, for a private visit on Monday came former Argentine President Juan Peron and his wife. While there, Senor Peron was expected to seek talks with Mexican President Luis Echeverria, who's also in the French capital. The meeting would be part of a series of discussions held by Senor Paron prior to flying back to Argentina for the inauguration of Peronist President Hector Campora next month. Since his overthrow by the military in 1955, senor Peron has lived in Europe. What he plans to discuss with the Mexican President has not been revealed. But both men have recently been advocating less Latin American financial and economic dependence on the United States.