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    MR. LE DUC THO, A LEADING MEMBER OF NORTH VIETNAM'S POLITBURO, ARRIVED IN PARIS THIS?

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    MR. LE DUC THO, A LEADING MEMBER OF NORTH VIETNAM'S POLITBURO, ARRIVED IN PARIS THIS MORNING AND IMMEDIATELY CAUSED SPECULATION THAT NORTH VIETNAM MIGHT BE ABOUT TO CHANGE ITS NEGOTIATING POSITION AT THE VIETNAM PEACE TALKS. ON HIS ARRIVAL, MR. THO SAID THAT HANOI WOULD MAKE NO CONCESSIONS IF U.S. PRESIDENT NIXON TRIED TO EXERT PRESSURE BY FORCE.

    MR. THO, WHO ACTS AS CHIEF ADVISER TO HIS COUNTRY'S DELEGATION TO THE PARIS PEACE TALKS, HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN IN THE FRENCH CAPITAL AT CRUCIAL STAGES DURING THE TALKS AND, AMONG OTHER THINGS, NEGOTIATED IN SECRET THE UNDERSTANDING WHICH ENDED THE U.S. BOMBING OF NORTH VIETNAM.

    HE IS OFFICIALLY IN PARIS TO LEAD A NORTH VIETNAMESE DELEGATION TO NEXT MONTH'S FRENCH COMMUNIST PARTY CONGRESS, AND HE WAS MET AT THE AIRPORT BY JAQUES DUCLOS, SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE FRENCH COMMUNIST PARTY, AS WELL AS CHIEF NORTH VIETNAM PEACE NEGOTIATOR XUAN THUY AND NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT DELEGATE MME BINH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAEDNDOVXM6N6R9JNG8VT3DJX7
    Media URN:
    VLVAAEDNDOVXM6N6R9JNG8VT3DJX7
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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