• Short Summary

    EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA ARRIVED IN TEHERAN YESTERDAY (MONDAY) FOR A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT TO IRAN AT THE INVITATION OF THE SHAH.

  • Description

    EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA ARRIVED IN TEHERAN YESTERDAY (MONDAY) FOR A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT TO IRAN AT THE INVITATION OF THE SHAH.

    AFTER BEING WELCOMED BY THE SHAH THE EMPEROR WAS DRIVEN TO SHAH REZA SQUARE, OFFICIAL ENTRANCE TO TEHERAN, WHERE THE MAYOR PRESENTED HIM WITH A GOLDEN KEY TO THE CITY.

    WHILE IN IRAN THE EMPEROR WILL ATTEND A BANQUET IN HIS HONOUR, VISIT MUSEUMS AND GIVE A FORMAL DINNER FOR THE SHAH. FROM TEHERAN EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE WILL GO TO HUNGARY, BULGARIA AND YUGOSLAVIA.

    IT'S SAID TO BE THE FIRST KNOWN VISIT OF AN ETHIOPIAN EMPEROR TO IRAN. BUT OFFICIAL RECORDS OF CONTACT BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES GO BACK 2500 YEARS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAARYW8OGE7S15E3TSAZO3L1JRO
    Media URN:
    VLVAARYW8OGE7S15E3TSAZO3L1JRO
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/09/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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