• Short Summary

    THE SINGAPORE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, TODAY (MONDAY) HAD A WORKING LUNCH WITH?

  • Description

    THE SINGAPORE PRIME MINISTER, MR. LEE KUAN YEW, TODAY (MONDAY) HAD A WORKING LUNCH WITH THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER, MR. WILSON, DURING WHICH THE TWO LEADERS DISCUSSED DEFENCE, WORLD AFFAIRS AND OTHER MATTERS OF INTERNATIONAL AND MUTUAL IMPORTANCE.

    THE SINGAPORE PRIME MINISTER IS SPENDING A WEEK IN BRITAIN. HE IS REPORTED TO BE MAINLY CONCERNED ABOUT THE STATE OF SINGAPORE'S DEFENCE AND ECONOMY AFTER BRITISH FORCES ARE WITHDRAWN FROM THE AREA IN 1971.

    THIS MORNING MR. LEE KUAN YEW HAD DISCUSSIONS WITH THE COMMONWEALTH SECRETARY, MR. THOMPSON, AND THIS AFTERNOON HE MET WITH THE FOREIGN SECRETARY, MR. STEWART. HE IS DUE TO LEAVE FOR SINGAPORE ON WEDNESDAY, AND BEFORE LEAVING FOR HOME WILL TRADE DISCUSSIONS IN LONDON.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA95AFW9C17VDQ1VLX6B8O4CEUF
    Media URN:
    VLVA95AFW9C17VDQ1VLX6B8O4CEUF
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/05/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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