• Short Summary

    The leadership of the Soviet Communist Party emerged triumphant a the final session of the Party Congress today (Friday).

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    The leadership of the Soviet Communist Party emerged triumphant a the final session of the Party Congress today (Friday). The 5,000 Congress delegates gave a standing ovation to Mr. Leonid Brezhnev who announced the re-election of Party heads.

    Mr. Brezhnev himself emerged with his status enhanced when the Party's Central Committee confirmed him in his post as General Secretary. President Nikolai Podgorny was named second in the list of the new 15-member Politburo, swapping places with Prime Minister Alexei Kosygin who is now listed third.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9SNE4DY0A7JKODCFAK0QFSBOY
    Media URN:
    VLVA9SNE4DY0A7JKODCFAK0QFSBOY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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