• Short Summary

    ALGERIAN President Houari Boumedienne arrived in Cairo on Wednesday (23 May), and immediately began talks with President Anwar Sadat of Egypt on a joint diplomatic drive to persuade African countries to take a more active role in the crisis in the Middle East.

  • Description

    1.
    SV PAN BOUMEDIENNE DOWN AIRCRAFT STEP & GREETED BY SADAT
    0.13

    2.
    LV GUARD OF HONOUR
    0.14

    3.
    SV EGYPTIAN AND ALGERIAN FLAGS
    0.18

    4.
    SV BOIUMEDIENNE MEETS VIP'S
    0.29

    5.
    GV BOUMEDIENNE AND SADAT ARRIVE AT NASSER'S TOMB AND LAY WREATH
    0.40

    6.
    GV EXT QUBBA PALACE
    0.45

    7.
    SV INT BOTH PRESIDENTS SEATED
    0.50

    8.
    MV PART MEMBERS SEATED
    0.53

    9.
    SV PRESIDENTS TALK.
    0.58



    Initials TS/0005 TS/BO'B/TS/0102



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    Background: ALGERIAN President Houari Boumedienne arrived in Cairo on Wednesday (23 May), and immediately began talks with President Anwar Sadat of Egypt on a joint diplomatic drive to persuade African countries to take a more active role in the crisis in the Middle East.

    When the Algerian leader arrived at Cairo airport, he was flanked by a Guard of Honour as he met a large party of Egyptian Government officials.

    Both presidents flew to Addis Ababa on Thursday (24 May), to take part in celebrations to mark the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), and to hold a series of meetings with other african leaders on the crisis.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA840HV1GKSCKEAH1I77RVFD6R3
    Media URN:
    VLVA840HV1GKSCKEAH1I77RVFD6R3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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