• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT OULD DADDAH OF MAURITANIA HAD A BEIEF MEETING WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE AT THE ELYSEE PALACE IN PARIS YESTERDAY.

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    PRESIDENT OULD DADDAH OF MAURITANIA HAD A BEIEF MEETING WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE AT THE ELYSEE PALACE IN PARIS YESTERDAY.

    THE TWO PRESIDENTS TALKED FOR ABOUT 40 MINUTES AND DISCUSSED SUBJECTS RANGING FROM THE MIDDLE EAST SITUATION TO THE RECENT ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN SUMMIT CONFERENCE IN KINSHASA.

    PRESIDENT DADDAH TOLD NEWSMEN LATER THAT HE AND GENERAL DE GAULLE ??? ON THEIR POLICIES ON THE MIDDLE EAST AND THEIR VIEWS ON MOST WORLD PROBLEMS WERE SIMILAR. THE MAURITANIAN LEADER HAS ALSO MET THE FRENCH PRIME MINISTER, MR GEORGES POMPPDOU, SINCE HE ARRIVED IN PARIS LAST SATURDAY.

    HE HAD COME TO FRANCE STRAIGHT FROM THE OAU CONFERENCE IN KINSHASA, WHICH HE SAID WAS THE BEST SINCE THE FORMATION OF THE OAU. QUESTIONED ABOUT DOMESTIC SUBJECTS, PRESIDENT DADDAH DENIED THAT TWO MEMBERS OF A COMMITTEE OF SUPPORT FOR FORMER MAURITANIAN UNITED NATIONS REPRESENTATIVE, AHMED BABA MISKE, HAD BEEN ARRESTED IN NOUAKCHOTT. M. MISKE WAS ARRESTED LAST JUNE IN THE MAURITANIAN CAPITAL ON CHARGES OF MISMANAGEMENT. IT WAS REPORTED THAT M. MOHAMED OULD CHERIKH, FORMER DEFENCE MINISTER AND FOREIGN MINISTER, AND M. KANE ELIMANE, ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE MAURITANIAN WORKERS' UNION HAD ALSO BEEN DETAINED.

    PRESIDENT OULD DADDAH WILL LEAVE PARIS ON SEPTEMBER 26 FOR AN OFFICIAL VISIT TO WEST GERMANY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8VSAPSKEY8B6XKNA1YVQV3JF1
    Media URN:
    VLVA8VSAPSKEY8B6XKNA1YVQV3JF1
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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