• Short Summary

    DR ADENAUER - WHO RETIRES OFFICIALLY NEXT TUESDAY - ARRIVED IN WEST BERLIN TODAY (WEDNESDAY), FOR A TWO DAY FAREWELL VISIT, DURING WHICH HE WILL BE AWARDED THE HONORARY CITIZENSHIP OF THE DIVIDED CITY.

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    DR ADENAUER - WHO RETIRES OFFICIALLY NEXT TUESDAY - ARRIVED IN WEST BERLIN TODAY (WEDNESDAY), FOR A TWO DAY FAREWELL VISIT, DURING WHICH HE WILL BE AWARDED THE HONORARY CITIZENSHIP OF THE DIVIDED CITY.

    THE CHANCELLOR FLEW TO TEMPELHOF AIRPORT IN A SPECIAL U.S.MILITARY PLANE, AND WAS MET BY WEST BERLIN'S MAYOR, HERR BRANDT.

    DR ADENAUER LATER MET THE THREE WESTERN MILITARY COMMANDANTS.AT A PRESS CONFERENCE THIS EVENING, THE CHANCELLOR REFERRED TO THE SALE OF WHEAT TO RUSSIA, AND GAVE A WARNING AGAINST ANY DELIVERIES UNTIL RUSSIA HAD SHOWN "IN ACTION, NOT WORDS", A REAL LESSENING OF TENSION.IF THE SOVIET UNION WANTED TO BUY FOOD IN THE WEST, SHE SHOULD NOT ONLY BE MADE TO PAY MONEY FOR IT, BUT ALSO GIVE PROOF THAT SHE IS PREPARED TO PURSUE A DIFFERENT POLICY IN THE FUTURE.HE SAID "HE WAS DISAPPOINTED" THAT NO RESPONSIBLE POLITICIAN IN THE WEST HAD MADE THE REMOVAL OF THE BERLIN WALL A CONDITION OF DELIVERY.

    AFTER RECEIVING THE HONORARY CITIZENSHIP TOMORROW (THURSDAY), THE RETIRING CHANCELLOR - WHO HAS BEEN IN POWER FOR 14 YEARS - WILL MAKE A FAREWELL TOUR OF WEST BERLIN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA1MZUQ5ZB117NLMTKY62WDC1L
    Media URN:
    VLVAA1MZUQ5ZB117NLMTKY62WDC1L
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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