• Short Summary

    RUSSIA'S CULTURAL MISSION NOW VISITING THE UNITED STATES PLANS TO CONTINUE ITS TOUR, A SPOKESMAN TOLD REPORTERS AT A PRESS CONFERENCE HELD IN THE SOVIET EMBASSY ON FRIDAY.

  • Description

    RUSSIA'S CULTURAL MISSION NOW VISITING THE UNITED STATES PLANS TO CONTINUE ITS TOUR, A SPOKESMAN TOLD REPORTERS AT A PRESS CONFERENCE HELD IN THE SOVIET EMBASSY ON FRIDAY.

    INVITATIONS TO SEVERAL PLACES HAD BEEN CANCELLED WHEN NEWS HAD BEEN RECEIVED IN AMERICA OF THE ARREST OF PROFESSOR FREDERICK BARGHOORN, THE YALE UNIVERSITY EXPERT ON SOVIET AFFAIRS, WHILE ON A SIMILAR CULTURAL VISIT TO RUSSIA.WHEN NEWS CAME OF THE PROFESSOR'S SUBSEQUENT RELEASE, THE SPOKESMAN SAID THAT AMERICANS HAD TOLD THEM THAT A GENEROUS WELCOME AWAITED THE MISSION IF THE TOUR WAS CONTINUED.

    THE LEADER OF THE SOVIET DELEGATION, PROFESSOR NIKOLAI BLOKHIN, WHO IS PRESIDENT OF THE SOVIET ACADEMY OF MEDICINE, INSISTED THAT THE BARGHOORN INCIDENT SHOULD NOT BE PERMITTED TO INTERFERE WITH THE IMPROVEMENT IN U.S.-U.S.S.R.RELATIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9PK92IRTLHU2DM3ZE7WYWPUKB
    Media URN:
    VLVA9PK92IRTLHU2DM3ZE7WYWPUKB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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