• Short Summary

    The United Arab Republic is sending some of its top diplomats to Africa and Europe in a fresh diplomatic drive to explain Cairo's view of the Middle East crisis before the new session of the United Nations General Assembly.

  • Description

    The United Arab Republic is sending some of its top diplomats to Africa and Europe in a fresh diplomatic drive to explain Cairo's view of the Middle East crisis before the new session of the United Nations General Assembly.

    Foreign Minister Mahmoud Riad began meetings on Saturday (14 August) with Egypt's permanent United Nations representative, Dr Mohammed Hassan El Zayyat, and Dr. Ashraf Ghorbal, in charge of Egyptian interests in the United States, on the possibility of raising the Middle East question in the General Assembly.

    The Middle East deadlock will be one of the subjects discussed at a tripartite summit meeting in Damascus which is to be held on Wednesday (18 August) by President Sadat, President Hafez of Syria and Colonel Gaddafi of Libya.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9FLP1ZJWUZ1SKH36ZNKC1OFBK
    Media URN:
    VLVA9FLP1ZJWUZ1SKH36ZNKC1OFBK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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