• Short Summary

    NIGERIAN AND BIAFRAN DELEGATES TODAY (TUESDAY) COMPLETED THEIR LONDON TALKS AIMED AT SETTING A TIME AND VENUE FOR A FULLSCALE PEACE CONFERENCE TO END THE 10 MONTH NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR.

  • Description

    NIGERIAN AND BIAFRAN DELEGATES TODAY (TUESDAY) COMPLETED THEIR LONDON TALKS AIMED AT SETTING A TIME AND VENUE FOR A FULLSCALE PEACE CONFERENCE TO END THE 10 MONTH NIGERIAN CIVIL WAR. IT WAS EXPECTED THAT A STATEMENT WOULD BE MADE TOMORROW (WEDNESDAY). A HEAVY BLANKET OF SECRECY SHROUDED TODAY'S DISCUSSIONS AT THE LONDON HOME OF THE COMMONWEALTH SECRETARY-GENERAL, MR. ARNOLD SMITH.

    SOURCES CLOSE TO BOTH SIDES INDICATE, HOWEVER, THAT KAMPALA, CAPITAL OF UGANDA, IS CERTAIN TO BE THE VENUE OF PEACE TALKS. THEY SAY, HOWEVER, THAT THE OFFER BY PRESIDENT MILTON OBOTE OF UGANDA TO ACT AS CHAIRMAN WOULD NOT BE ACCEPTED. THE TALKS IN LONDON HAD BEEN GOING ON FOR A WEEK.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8534UECWHKAHIW1J2ACT0X6XD
    Media URN:
    VLVA8534UECWHKAHIW1J2ACT0X6XD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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