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    PRESIDENT NASSER'S PERSONAL ENVOY, MR. MOHAMED FAYEK CALLED ON PRESIDENT KENYATTA YESTERDAY (MONDAY) AT THE?

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    PRESIDENT NASSER'S PERSONAL ENVOY, MR. MOHAMED FAYEK CALLED ON PRESIDENT KENYATTA YESTERDAY (MONDAY) AT THE KENYA PRESIDENT'S GATUNDU HOME, ABOUT 30-MILES (48-KMS) FROM NAIROBI. HE DELIVERED A MESSAGE FROM THE U.A.R.PRESIDENT REGARDING THE POSTPONED ALGIERS AFRO-ASIAN CONFERENCE, NOW SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER, AND THE AFRICAN SUMMIT MEETING DUE TO TAKE PLACE IN ACCRA DURING SEPTEMBER. MR. FAYEK WAS NOT THE KENYA PRESIDENT'S ONLY MORNING VISITOR HOWEVER - MEMBERS OF KENYA'S SUCCESSFUL ATHLETICS TEAM AT THE RECENT ALL AFRICA GAMES ALSO VISITED THE PRESIDENT'S HOME YESTERDAY TO BE PERSONALLY CONGRATULATED ON THEIR PERFORMANCES.

    MR. FAYEK IS ALSO REPORTED TO HAVE DISCUSSED CLOSER COOPERATION BETWEEN KENYA AND THE U.A.R., AND TO HAVE TOLD THE KENYAN PRESIDENT OF PRESIDENT NASSER'S HOPES THAT AFRICAN HEADS OF STATE SHOULD HAVE MORE PERSONAL CONTACT WITH EACH OTHER IN ADDITION TO MEETING AT LARGE CONFERENCES.

    IN THE FINAL MEDAL TABLE FOR THE ALL AFRICA GAMES, KENYA CAME THIRD TO THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC AND NIGERIA WITH EIGHT GOLD MEDALS, TEN SILVER AND FOUR BRONZE. THE U.A.R. GAINED 18 GOLD, II SILVER, AND THREE BRONZE. DURING HIS INFORMAL CHAT WITH THE TEAM, PRESIDENT KENYATTA PROMISED TO ENTERTAIN THEM AT AN OFFICIAL DINNER IN STATE HOUSE, NAIROBI, WITHIN THE NEXT FEW DAYS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAARAX9C58NK2WXXLV4WLHZTYQI
    Media URN:
    VLVAARAX9C58NK2WXXLV4WLHZTYQI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1965
    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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