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    POLISH PRIME MINISTER JOSEF CYRANKIEWICZ ARRIVED IN PRAGUE TODAY (MONDAY) AT THE INVITATION OF HIS CZECHOSLOVAK COUNTERPART, MR.

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    AIRPORT; AIRCRAFT ARRIVES; GUARD OF HONOUR POLISH PREMIER DOWN AIRCRAFT STEPS AND GREETED; POLISH PREMIER AND CERNIK STAND AS ANTHEMS ARE PLAYED; GUARD OF HONOUR MARCHES PAST; POLISH PREMIER GREETS CHILDREN; PARTY PREPARES TO LEAVE AIRPORT.




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    Background: POLISH PRIME MINISTER JOSEF CYRANKIEWICZ ARRIVED IN PRAGUE TODAY (MONDAY) AT THE INVITATION OF HIS CZECHOSLOVAK COUNTERPART, MR. OLDRICH CERNIK. ACCORDING TO THE POLISH NEWS AGENCY, PAP, THE JOURNEY IS A "FRIENDSHIP" VISIT.

    THE POLISH PREMIER WAS GREETED BY MR. CERNIK AND A NUMBER OF OTHER CZECH OFFICIALS, AMONG THEM GENERAL MARTIN DZUR.

    MR. CYRANKIEWICZ IS THE HIGHEST-RANKING POLISH OFFICIAL TO COME TO PRAGUE SINCE THE WARSAW PACT INTERVENTION IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA OF LAST YEAR. HE IS THE SECOND COMMUNIST HEAD OF STATE TO VISIT PRAGUE SINCE DR. GUSTAV HUSAK TOOK OVER THE LEADERSHIP OF THE CZECHOSLOVAK COMMUNIST PARTY IN APRIL.

    THE POLISH PRIME MINISTER INTERRUPTED HIS PARTICIPATION IN THE MOSCOW COMMUNIST SUMMIT AND RETURNED HOME ON SATURDAY TO PREPARE FOR THE VISIT.

    MR. WLADYSLAW GOMULKA, POLISH COMMUNIST PARTY LEADER, HAS ALSO BEEN INVITED TO VISIT CZECHOSLOVAKIA, BUT SO FAR NO DATE HAS BEEN SET.

    HUNGARIAN PRIME MINISTER JENOE FOCK WAS IN PRAGUE LAST WEEK.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA983FBIBN7UT3OIR7XZMYN1GCI
    Media URN:
    VLVA983FBIBN7UT3OIR7XZMYN1GCI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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