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    TWO BRITISH CABINET MINISTERS HAVE ARRIVED IN RHODESIA FROM LONDON FOR DISCUSSIONS WITH THE GOVERNOR, SIR HUMPHREY GIBBS.

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    TWO BRITISH CABINET MINISTERS HAVE ARRIVED IN RHODESIA FROM LONDON FOR DISCUSSIONS WITH THE GOVERNOR, SIR HUMPHREY GIBBS.

    THE MINISTERS, THE COMMONWEALTH RELATIONS SECRETARY, MR. HERBERT BOWDEN, AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL, SIR ELWYN JONES, MADE A BRIEF STOPOVER AT NAIROBI YESTERDAY (MONDAY) EN ROUTE TO SALISBURY.

    DURING THE STOPOVER THE TWO MINISTERS ARE UNDERSTOOD TO HAVE HAD A DISCUSSION LASTING HALF AN HOUR WITH PRESIDENT KENYATTA AT THE PRESIDENT'S COUNTRY RESIDENCE, TWENTY MILES FROM NAIROBI.

    MR. BOWDEN AND SIR ELWYN WERE MET AT NAIROBI AIRPORT BY PRESIDENT KENYATTA'S PERSONAL AIDE, MR. DUNCAN NDEGWA; MR. BRUCE MACKENZIE, THE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE; AND THE MINISTER OF DEFENCE, DOCTOR NJOROCE MUNGAI.

    (THE TWO MEN ARRIVED AT SALISBURY LAST NIGHT AMID HEAVY SECURITY PRECAUTIONS. THEY DROVE IMMEDIATELY TO THE RESIDENCE OF SIR HUMPHREY GIBBS, WHO HAS SAID HE HOPES THEIR VISIT WILL LEAD TO AN EARLY AND HONOURABLE SETTLEMENT OF THE RHODESIAN IMPASSE.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAF6QFY3PL5SGPO93MZJP01M3W
    Media URN:
    VLVAAF6QFY3PL5SGPO93MZJP01M3W
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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