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    THE SOVIET UNION'S 'ANGRY YOUNG POET', YEVGENI YEVTUSHENKO, IS NOW ON A VISIT TO WEST GERMANY.

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    THE SOVIET UNION'S 'ANGRY YOUNG POET', YEVGENI YEVTUSHENKO, IS NOW ON A VISIT TO WEST GERMANY.AS THE GUEST OF THE HAMBURG WEEKLY NEWSPAPER, "DIE ZEIT", HE IS TOURING THE COUNTRY, MEETING BOTH HIGH GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND YOUNG PEOPLE.

    MR.YEVTUSHENKO SAT IN THE PUBLIC GALLERY OF THE BUNDESTAG TODAY (WEDNESDAY) AND WATCHED THE SWEARING-IN OF THE NEW WEST GERMAN DEFENCE MINISTER,HERR VON HASSEL.ACCOMPANIED BY THE EDITOR OF DIE ZEIT, HERR BUCEREUS, THE 29-YEAR OLD RUSSIAN LATER TOURED THE BUILDING.IN THE LIBRARY, HE ASKED FOR, AND WAS GIVEN A COPY OF AN ANTI-COMMUNIST PAMPHLET WRITTEN IN ENGLISH.

    ON TUESDAY, MR YEVTUSHENKO HAD A 'FRANK AND SINCERE' TALK WITH THE WEST GERMAN MINISTER OF THE INTERIOR, HERR HOECHERL, AFTERWARDS, THE POET TOLD REPORTERS THAT PEOPLE IN THE WEST WERE OFTEN NOT SUFFICIENTLY AWARE OF DEVELOPMENTS OF THE POST-STALIN ERA.MR.YEVTUSHENKO SAID THAT "WHAT HAPPENED UNDER STALIN MUST NEVER BE FORGOTTEN IN THE SOVIET UNION, SO THAT THERE COULD BE NO REPETITION.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA81LXWI5XE9B9QNYLF0KBH6NYC
    Media URN:
    VLVA81LXWI5XE9B9QNYLF0KBH6NYC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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