• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT HOUARI BOUMEDIENNE OF ALGERIA ARRIVED IN CAIRO YESTERDAY (MONDAY) FROM ALGIERS TO ATTEND THE FIVE-NATION AFRICAN SUMMIT CONFERENCE WHICH OPENED TODAY.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT HOUARI BOUMEDIENNE OF ALGERIA ARRIVED IN CAIRO YESTERDAY (MONDAY) FROM ALGIERS TO ATTEND THE FIVE-NATION AFRICAN SUMMIT CONFERENCE WHICH OPENED TODAY. HE WAS WELCOMED BY PRESIDENT NASSER.

    THE MEETING WILL NOW BE BETWEEN THE HEADS OF STATE OF ALGERIA, MAURITANIA, TANZANIA AND THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC. PRESIDENT SEKOU TOURE OF GUINEA ANNOUNCED LATE LAST NIGHT THAT HE WOULD NOT ATTEND. HOWEVER, IT'S EXPECTED THE CHAIRMAN OF GUINEA'S NATIONAL ASSEMBLY WILL REPRESENT THE PRESIDENT.

    THE THREE-DAY MEETING -- SCHEDULED TO START YESTERDAY BUT DELAYED 24-HOURS -- IS EXPECTED TO FOCUS ON RHODESIA WITH DISCUSSION OF AFRICAN PROBLEMS GENERALLY.

    TODAY'S OPENING SESSION AND THURSDAY'S CLOSING SESSION WILL BE IN PUBLIC BUT THE REST OF THE MEETINGS WILL BE HELD IN PRIVATE. A COMMUNIQUE IS EXPECTED TO BE ISSUED AT THE SUMMIT'S CLOSE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8OOQGLPFWSYU3Y4K9BGU46HFH
    Media URN:
    VLVA8OOQGLPFWSYU3Y4K9BGU46HFH
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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