• Short Summary

    THE U.S.SECRETARY OF STATE DEAN RUSK MET SOVIET PREMIER NIKITA KHRUSHCHEV AT MR.KHRUSHCHEV'S BLACK SEA?

  • Description

    THE U.S.SECRETARY OF STATE DEAN RUSK MET SOVIET PREMIER NIKITA KHRUSHCHEV AT MR.KHRUSHCHEV'S BLACK SEA RETREAT ON FRIDAY (AUGUST 9).AFTER DISCUSSIONS THEY PLAYED BADMINTON AND THEN STROLLED ROUND THE GROUNDS.

    MR.KHRUSHCHEV GREETED THE AMERICAN SECRETARY OF STATE ON THE STEPS OF HIS VILLA.HE WAS SURROUNDED BY MEMBERS OF HIS FAMILY INCLUDING HIS SON-IN-LAW ALESKEI ADZHUBEI -- EDITOR OF IZVESTIA -- AND HIS TWO SMALL GRANDSONS, VANYA AND NIKITA
    AFTER THE GREETINGS, THE PARTY MOVED UPSTAIRS TO THE VERANDAH OF THE VILLA WHERE A CONFERENCE TABLE HAD BEEN SET UP.MR.KHRUSHCHEV AND MR.RUSK WERE JOINED BY THE U.S.AMBASSADOR KOHELER; LLEWELLYN THOMPSON, MR.RUSK'S ADVISER ON SOVIET AFFAIRS; THE SOVIET FOREIGN MINISTER GROMYKO; AND THE SOVIET AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED STATES DOBRYNIN.REMOVING THEIR JACKETS THE PARTY SPENT TWO AND A HALF HOURS TALKING.MR.RUSK SAID LATER THEY HAD DISCUSSED A NUMBER OF SUBJECTS BUT REACHED NO CONCLUSIONS.

    FROM THE CONFERENCE TO THE GYMNASIUM, GLASS WALLED AND CARPETED WITH ORIENTAL RUGS.A POOR SHOWING FOR THE WEST.FOR ALTHOUGH MR.RUSK WON THE FIRST POINT HE WAS NO EQUAL TO THE SKILL OF THE SOVIET LEADER.THE AMERICAN'S PERFORMANCE RAISED EYEBROWS IN WASHINGTON WHERE HE IS KNOWN AS A VIGOROUS AND SKILLFUL TENNIS PLAYER.ON HIS RETURN TO WASHINGTON MR.RUSK WAS FULL OF PRAISE FOR MR.KHRUSHCHEV'S ABILITY AND SAID THAT HE WAS MORE OF A BASKETBALL PLAYER.

    AFTER THE BADMINTON MATCH, MR.KHRUSHCHEV SHOWED MR.RUSK AROUND THE GROUNDS OF HIS HOME.THE FIVE WESTERN NEWSMEN, WHO ACCOMPANIED THE AMERICAN PARTY, DESCRIBED THE SETTING AS MAGNIFICENT.THE WHOLE ESTATE IS SURROUNDED BY A SPECIAL VARIETY OF PINE TREES SAID TO GROW ONLY IN THE PITSUNDA PENINSULA.

    AFTER THE MEETING MR.RUSK FLEW BACK TO MOSCOW, THEN FLEW ON TO BONN FOR TALKS WITH WEST GERMAN LEADERS.HE ARRIVED BACK IN WASHINGTON ON SUNDAY AND APPEARED BEFORE THE SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE YESTERDAY (MONDAY) TO URGE RATIFICATION OF THE NUCLEAR TEST BAN TREATY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8YF1OZHCXH3QACJT7EQT2DMKL
    Media URN:
    VLVA8YF1OZHCXH3QACJT7EQT2DMKL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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