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    A FIGURE LONG OUT OF THE NEWS, MARSHAL ZHUKOV OF THE SOVIET UNION, AND THE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC, FIELD-MARSHAL ABDUL HAKIM AMER, ARRIVED IN INDIA ON SEPARATE FLIGHTS, JANUARY 24.

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    A FIGURE LONG OUT OF THE NEWS, MARSHAL ZHUKOV OF THE SOVIET UNION, AND THE VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC, FIELD-MARSHAL ABDUL HAKIM AMER, ARRIVED IN INDIA ON SEPARATE FLIGHTS, JANUARY 24.

    MARSHAL ZHUKOV, WHO IS CHAIRMAN OF THE SOVIET COUNCIL FOR CULTURAL RELATIONS WITH FOREIGN COUNTRIES, ARRIVED TO DISCUSS AND COMPLETE A CULTURAL PACT WITH INDIA. ON LANDING AT DELHI HE WAS GREETED AND GARLANDED BY MRS SAVITRI NIGAM, AN INDIAN MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT. THE RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR WAS ALSO PRESENT.

    LATER, AT AN INDIAN AIR FORCE BASE AT PANAM, FIELD-MARSHAL AMER FLEW IN ABOARD A UAR AIRCRAFT TO BE GREETED BY THE INDIAN DEFENCE MINISTER, MR KRISHNA MENON, AND THE VICE PRESIDENT OF INDIA, DR RADHAKRISHNAN. THE INDIAN PRIME MINISTER, MR NEHRU, WHO HAD BEEN ON AN ELECTION TOUR OF THE PUNJAB, ARRIVED AT THE AIRPORT TEN MINUTES LATER. ACCOMPANYING THE UAR VICE PRESIDENT WAS A MILITARY DELEGATION WHO WILL STUDY INDIA'S DEFENCE ESTABLISHMENTS AND ACADEMIES.

    BOTH VISITORS ARRIVED IN TIME TO BE GUESTS AT INDIA'S REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATIONS, JANUARY 26.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9ZM9MNCO5YETR6EH8MIB739GC
    Media URN:
    VLVA9ZM9MNCO5YETR6EH8MIB739GC
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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