In Moscow the Romanian Foreign Minister Mr. Corneliu Manescu and his party have visited the?
In Moscow the Romanian Foreign Minister Mr. Corneliu Manescu and his party have visited the Lenin Mausoleum and laid a wreath. Mr. Manescu is now on an official visit in Moscow at the invitation of the Soviet government. The ribbons on the wreath bear an inscription reading: To the great Lenin from the Foreign Minister of the Romanian Socialist Republic.
The Romanian officials observed a minute of silence to pay homage to the memory of the founder of the Soviet Communist Party and the government. Later the Rumanian Foreign Minister laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
The wreath-laying ceremonies were attended by Mr. Ilyichev, Deputy Soviet Foreign Minister, Mr. Astavin, Chief of the 5th European Department of the Soviet Foreign Ministry, and other officials.