• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT OF THE CONGO REPUBLIC, MR.JOSEPH KASAVUBU, ARRIVED IN ELIZABETHVILLE ON SATURDAY BY AIR FOR?

  • Description

    PRESIDENT OF THE CONGO REPUBLIC, MR.JOSEPH KASAVUBU, ARRIVED IN ELIZABETHVILLE ON SATURDAY BY AIR FOR HIS FIRST VISIT TO KATANGA SINCE THE END OF KATANGESE SECESSION FROM THE CONGO.

    AT THE AIRPORT HE WAS WELCOMED BY MR.EVARISTE KIMBA, WHO REPLACED EX-PRESIDENT TSHOMBE, MR.JOSEPH ILFO CENTRAL GOVERNMENT MINISTER, AND GENERAL JOSEPH MOBUTU, COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE CONGOLESE ARMY.

    BEFORE HE LEFT FOR THE CITY, PRESIDENT KASAVUBU REVIEWED A GUARD OF HONOUR OF TROOPS AND PROVINCIAL POLICE.

    THE NEXT DAY A MASSIVE PARADE OF CONGOLESE AND UNITED NATIONS TROOPS WAS HELD IN HONOUR OF THE PRESIDENT AND TO "CEMENT THE END OF HOSTILITIES IN THE PROVINCE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8ZBMHLTV7ACTCBDYLTSQ8Q11G
    Media URN:
    VLVA8ZBMHLTV7ACTCBDYLTSQ8Q11G
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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