• Short Summary

    KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN ARRIVED IN CAIRO TODAY (TUESDAY) FROM SAUDI ARABIA ON A ONE DAY VISIT FOR TALKS WITH PRESIDENT NASSER ON THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN THE ARAB SITUATION.

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    KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN ARRIVED IN CAIRO TODAY (TUESDAY) FROM SAUDI ARABIA ON A ONE DAY VISIT FOR TALKS WITH PRESIDENT NASSER ON THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN THE ARAB SITUATION. HE WAS MET AT CAIRO AIRPORT BY PRESIDENT NASSER, MINISTERS AND OFFICIALS.

    THE JORDANIAN MONARCH WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS PREMIER, MR BAHJAT AL-TALHOUNI, AND THE MILITARY CHIEF-OF-STAFF, LIEUTENANT-GENERAL AMER KHAMASH. KING HUSSEIN INSPECTED A GUARD OF HONOUR AT THE AIRPORT AND THEN DROVE WITH PRESIDENT NASSER TO THE KUBBEH PALACE FOR TALKS. THE EGYPTIAN MINISTERS TAKING PART IN THE CONFERENCE INCLUDED VICE PRESIDENT HUSSEIN SHAFEI, MINISTER OF WAR MOHAMED FAWSY AND THE EGYPTIAN CHIEF OF STAFF LIEUTENANT-GENERAL ABDEL M. RIAD.

    THE TALKS TOOK PLACE A FEW HOURS AFTER NEW COMPLAINTS FROM ISRAEL OF THE ALLEGED AMBUSH OF ISRAELI SOLDIERS BY ARMED MEN CLAIMED TO HAVE BEEN SENT ACROSS THE SUEZ CANAL BY EGYPT TO PLANT MINES. BUT EGYPT DENIED THE ACCUSATIONS AND ACCUSED ISRAEL OF "TRYING TO KEEP THE WAR GOING," AN ISRAELI COMPLAINT LAST MONTH WAS ACCOMPANIED BY A DEMAND FOR UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL ACTION AGAINST EGYPT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAARXXRD8RPZ3LWCCEL30S9TAZG
    Media URN:
    VLVAARXXRD8RPZ3LWCCEL30S9TAZG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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