Swedish diplomat, Dr. Gunnar Jarring, who has secured the backing of the new U.N. Secretary-General?
SV INTERIOR.. Conference room, Tekoah left, Jarring left, standing, then shaking hands
CU Both men chatting ZOOM BACK as both sit down at conference table
SV Both with aides at conference table
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Background: Swedish diplomat, Dr. Gunnar Jarring, who has secured the backing of the new U.N. Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim to continue his role as the U.N.'s chief Middle East mediator, had talks on Thursday (13 JANUARY), with Israel's ambassador to the U.N., Mr. Joseph Tekoah. This is official film of their meeting.
This was the first of a planned series of meetings between Dr. Jarring and the principals in the Middle East dispute.