• Short Summary

    MAJOR-GENERAL ALBERT KWESI OCRAN, THE CHIEF OF STAFF OF GHANA'S ARMED FORCES AND A MEMBER OF THE RULING NATIONAL LIBERATION COUNCIL, IS AT PRESENT ON A WEEK-LONG VISIT TO ISRAEL.

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    MAJOR-GENERAL ALBERT KWESI OCRAN, THE CHIEF OF STAFF OF GHANA'S ARMED FORCES AND A MEMBER OF THE RULING NATIONAL LIBERATION COUNCIL, IS AT PRESENT ON A WEEK-LONG VISIT TO ISRAEL. ON FRIDAY HE VISIT THE LEYLAND ASHDOD MOTOR CORPORATION, AND THE PORT AT ASHDOD.

    GENERAL OCRAN ARRIVED IN ISRAEL ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT AT THE START OF HIS TOUR. DURING HIS VISIT TO ASHDOD ON FRIDAY, HE WENT TO THE LEYLAND ASHDOD MOTOR CORPORATION WORKS WHERE HE SAW TRUCKS BEING PRODUCED. HE WAS GIVEN CATALOGUES ABOUT THE VEHICLES, AND HAD THE CHANCE TO LOOK INSIDE ONE OF THEM.

    AFTERWARDS HE SAW THE NEW ASHDOD HARBOUR, WHICH HAS BEEN IN OPERATION ABOUT A YEAR. ASHDOD IS A NEW TOWN, BUILT AND DEVELOPED MAINLY FOR THE PEOPLE WORKING IN THE HARBOUR.

    GENERAL OCRAN ALSO MET THE ISRAELI DEPUTY MINISTER OF DEFENCE, MR. ZVI DINSTEIN, AND WITH THE GROUP WAS THE GHANAIAN AMBASSADOR IN TEL AVIV, MR. OSEI TUTU.

    DURING HIS VISIT SO FAR, GENERAL OCRAN HAS ALSO VISITED ISRAELI AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENTS, AND AN ISRAELI TRAINING BASE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9LVB2A720FWW9DE0FL58Q97Z2
    Media URN:
    VLVA9LVB2A720FWW9DE0FL58Q97Z2
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/03/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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