• Short Summary

    DELEGATES FROM NINE COUNTRIES GATHERED IN ALGIERS YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) FOR THE OPENING OF A PREPARATORY MEETING OF THE PAN-AFRICAN YOUTH MOVEMENT.

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    VARIOUS SHOTS OF DELEGATES; CONFERENCE IN PROGRESS.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: DELEGATES FROM NINE COUNTRIES GATHERED IN ALGIERS YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) FOR THE OPENING OF A PREPARATORY MEETING OF THE PAN-AFRICAN YOUTH MOVEMENT. THE MEETING IS DESIGNED TO SET THE MOVEMENT, WHICH HAS NOT MET REGULARLY SINCE IT WAS FOUNDED AT CONAKRY IN 1962, ON ITS FEET AGAIN.

    M. BANGOURA KENFOURI, GUINEAN SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE MOVEMENT, ARRIVED IN ALGIERS LAST WEEK. HE TOLD JOURNALISTS THAT THE MEETING WOULD SEEK TO UNITE THE YOUTH OF AFRICA FOR THE FREEDOM OF COUNTRIES STILL UNDER COLONIAL RULE AND IN RESISTANCE TO THE EFFORTS OF COLONIALISM, NEO-COLONIALISM AND IMPERIALISM.

    THE GUINEA YOUTH MOVEMENT DELEGATION ARRIVED TOGETHER WITH M. KENFOURI. OTHER DELEGATES AT THE MEETING ARE FROM ALGERIA, MALI, SENEGAL, DAHOMEY, CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE, THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC AND MAURITANIA.

    (AS THE AFRICAN DELEGATES BEGAN THEIR CONFERENCE ABOUT 80 LEADING SOCIALIST PERSONALITIES FROM MORE THAN A DOZEN ARAB COUNTRIES CONTINUED THEIR DELIBERATIONS INTO THE MEANING OF "ARAB SOCIALISM". THEY ARE MEETING IN THE CONFERENCE HALL BUILT IN ALGIERS FOR THE 1965 AFRO-ASIAN CONFERENCE THAT NEVER TOOK PLACE).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA93DAD4IV79B4WHGT91TEAFOSU
    Media URN:
    VLVA93DAD4IV79B4WHGT91TEAFOSU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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