• Short Summary

    VISNEWS filmed Archbishop Makarios at Athens airport Jan 15 when he returned after two months in New York.

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    VISNEWS filmed Archbishop Makarios at Athens airport Jan 15 when he returned after two months in New York. A large crowd cheered the Archbishop as he alighted from his aircraft. Mr Averoff, Greek Foreign Minister, stepped forward to greet him.

    Speaking to journalists at the airport the Archbishop said that Greek Cypriots were ready "in a spirit of goodwill" to have talks with Britain to reach "a peaceful and just solution" of the Cyprus problem.

    The Archbishop declared that he did not exclude from the talks other nations besides those interested in the issue.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9V11I8ZB9ESCIBY3Y8Z455DN6
    Media URN:
    VLVA9V11I8ZB9ESCIBY3Y8Z455DN6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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