• Short Summary

    EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA ARRIVED IN GENEVA FROM ADDIS ABABA TODAY (MONDAY) TO ADDRESS THE CONFERENCE OF THE INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANISATION, WHICH CELEBRATES THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ITS FOUNDING TOMORROW (TUESDAY).

  • Description

    EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA ARRIVED IN GENEVA FROM ADDIS ABABA TODAY (MONDAY) TO ADDRESS THE CONFERENCE OF THE INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANISATION, WHICH CELEBRATES THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF ITS FOUNDING TOMORROW (TUESDAY).

    THE EMPEROR WAS ACCOMPANIED BY FOREIGN MINISTER ATO KETEMA YIFRU.

    THE EMPEROR WAS GREETED BY A NUMBER OF ETHIOPIAN DIPLOMATS AND OTHER OFFICIALS AS HE STEPPED FROM HIS PRIVATE AIRCRAFT.

    MORE THAN 1,250 GOVERNMENT, EMPLOYERS' AND WORKERS' DELEGATES ARE TAKING PART IN THE THREE-WEEK I.L.O. CONFERENCE WHICH BEGAN LAST WEDNESDAY (4 JUNE). A HUNDRED AND FIFTEEN OF THE I.L.O'S 121 MEMBER-NATIONS ARE REPRESENTED AT THE GATHERING.

    THE EMPEROR AND HIS ENTOURAGE ARE TO LEAVE FOR CAIRO ON SATURDAY (14 JUNE) FOR A VISIT TO THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC AT THE INVITATION OF PRESIDENT NASSER. THE TWO LEADERS ARE REPORTEDLY PLANNING TO DISCUSS INTERNATIONAL PROBLEMS. THE TOPICS ARE EXPECTED TO INCLUDE THE MIDDLE EAST, AFRICAN AFFAIRS AND RELATIONS BETWEEN THE U.A.R. AND ETHIOPIA.

    THE EMPEROR IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN IN CAIRO FOR THREE DAYS BEFORE RETURNING TO ADDIS ABABA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8CARBB1P37GV4F2DGEE0P9Z8Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA8CARBB1P37GV4F2DGEE0P9Z8Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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