• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT CHUNG HEE PARK OF SOUTH KOREA, FLEW INTO KUALA LUMPUR, THE MALAYSIAN CAPITAL YESTERDAY (MONDAY) TO BEGIN A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT CHUNG HEE PARK OF SOUTH KOREA, FLEW INTO KUALA LUMPUR, THE MALAYSIAN CAPITAL YESTERDAY (MONDAY) TO BEGIN A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT. ON HAND TO WELCOME HIM WERE THE MALAYSIAN KING AND QUEEN AND MANY MALAYSIAN DIGNITARIES, INCLUDING TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN AND HIS WIFE, PUAN SHARIFAH.

    PRESIDENT PARK IS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE AND A 49-MAN TEAM, INCLUDING. FOUR MINUTES. IT'S THE PRESIDENT'S FIRST VISIT TO AN ASIAN COUNTRY. HE WILL ALSO VISIT THAILAND AND TAIWAN AT THE END OF HIS MALAYSIAN TOUR.

    THE 30-MINUTE CEREMONIAL WELCOME INCLUDED AN INSPECTION BY PRESIDENT PARK OF A 100-STRONG GUARD OF HONOUR MOUNTED BY MEN OF THE ROYAL MALAY REGIMENT.

    LATER IN THE DAY, PRESIDENT AND MADAME PARK CALLED ON THE TUNKU. THE TUNKU AND PRESIDENT PARK DISCUSSED A UNITED FRONT TO UPHOLD THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM.

    BOTH THE TUNKU AND HIS WIFE MADE PRESENTATIONS TO THE VISITORS. THE THEY WERE AN ELEPHANT TASK FOR THE PRESIDENT AND A HAND-WOVEN SARONG MATERIAL FOR MADAME PARK. SARONG IS A MALAY VERSION OF THE SKIRT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA5UM91IYTO1HW7GATPRNFMJFW
    Media URN:
    VLVAA5UM91IYTO1HW7GATPRNFMJFW
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/02/1966
    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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