• Short Summary

    THE CHIEF MINISTER OF ADEN STATE, MR ABDUL WAWEE MACKAWEE, AND TWO OTHER MINISTERS ARRIVED IN LONDON ON SUNDAY FOR TALKS ON THE FUTURE OF THE SOUTH ARABIAN FEDERATION.

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    MR MACKAWEE LEAVING THE PLANE AND WALKING TO HIS CAR.




    Initials DE/V/WH/ES



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    Background: THE CHIEF MINISTER OF ADEN STATE, MR ABDUL WAWEE MACKAWEE, AND TWO OTHER MINISTERS ARRIVED IN LONDON ON SUNDAY FOR TALKS ON THE FUTURE OF THE SOUTH ARABIAN FEDERATION.THEY CAME IN DEFIANCE OF THREATS FROM THE EGYPTIAN-BACKED SOUTH ARABIAN LIBERATION FRONT, WHICH PROMISED DEATH TO THOSE WHO TAKE PART IN TALKS ARRANGED BY MR ANTHONY GREENWOOD, THE BRITISH COLONIAL SECRETARY.

    MR MACKAWEE IS ACCOMPANIED ON THIS TRIP TO LONDON BY ADEN'S LABOUR MINISTER, MR SAEED HASSON SOBHI, AND THE FINANCE MINISTER, MR KHALIFA ABDULLAH HASSON KHALIFA.

    THE TALKS ON THE SOUTH ARABIAN FEDERATION ARE EXPECTED TO OPEN IN LONDON ON MONDAY.THEY ARE TO DECIDE HOW THE TWENTY LEADERS OF SOUTH ARABIAN STATES SHOULD CONDUCT NEGOTIATIONS ABOUT A CONSTITUTION WHICH WOULD TAKE THEIR COUNTRY TO INDEPENDENCE IS 1968.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA93UWL5M9WV3JRIXSV2UG56Q3G
    Media URN:
    VLVA93UWL5M9WV3JRIXSV2UG56Q3G
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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