• Short Summary

    GREEK PRIME MINISTER GEORGE PAPANDREOU ARRIVED IN ATHENS LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY) BY AIR FROM PARIS WHERE HE HAD TALKS WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE ON THE CYPRUS ISSUE.

  • Description

    GREEK PRIME MINISTER GEORGE PAPANDREOU ARRIVED IN ATHENS LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY) BY AIR FROM PARIS WHERE HE HAD TALKS WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE ON THE CYPRUS ISSUE.

    MR. PAPANDREOU-WARMLY WELCOMED AT THE AIRPORT - SAID HE WAS SATISFIED THAT HE HAD SUCCEEDED IN HIS "MISSION OF ENLIGHTENMENT BOTH IN THE UNITED STATES AND FRANCE". HE ADDED THAT HE WOULD REPORT ON HIS MISSION TO KING CONSTANTINE TODAY AND TO A CABINET MEETING ON FRIDAY.

    AND AFTER THE ENTHUSIASTIC WELCOME FOR THE GREEK PREMIER - A PROTEST AGAINST GOVERNMENT POLICY. TODAY SOME 45,000 GREEKS WHO HAVE BEEN DEPORTED OR REPATRIATED FROM EGYPT MARCHED THROUGH ATHENS DEMANDING MORE ASSISTANCE FROM THE ESTATE.

    THE MARCHERS WERE OLD PEOPLE, POOR FAMILIES AND THE JOBLESS. THEY CARRIED BANNERS PLEADING "FOR MEDICAL AID FOR POOR PEOPLE AND BREAD FOR THE YOUNG ONES." CLASSIFIED BY THE GREEK GOVERNMENT AS "REPATRIATES", THEY WANT PARLIAMENT TO PASS A BILL CHANGING THEIR STATUS TO "REFUGEES".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9X3U7IPZXOR1LF1ENUKCUHCC8
    Media URN:
    VLVA9X3U7IPZXOR1LF1ENUKCUHCC8
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/07/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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