• Short Summary

    THE BULGARIAN PRIME MINISTER, MR TODOR ZHIVKOV, ARRIVED IN SCHEDULED TO HAVE TALKS ON WORLD PROBLEMS WITH INDIAN LEADERS.

  • Description

    1.
    GV AIRCRAFT TAXIES IN
    0.05

    2.
    SV MRS GANDHI WALKS FORWARD TO MEET AIRCRAFT
    0.10

    3.
    SCU ZHIVKOV OUT OF AIRCRAFT AND GREETED
    0.26

    4.
    SV ZHIVKOV WALKS PAST CHEERING CROWD
    0.35

    5.
    SV ZHIVKOV AND WIFE ENTER CAR (2 SHOTS)
    0.42

    6.
    LV CAR AWAY
    0.51

    7.
    GV RAJ GHAT
    0.56

    8.
    SCU ZHIVKOV LAYS WREATH
    1.09

    9.
    CU WREATH
    1.14

    10.
    CU ZHIVKOV AND WIFE (2 SHOTS)
    1.22

    11.
    SV PAN..FROM WREATH TO ZHIVKOV TURNING
    1.28

    12.
    SV ZHIVKOV AND WIFE PAST PHOTOGRAPHERS (2 SHOTS)
    1.33

    13.
    SV ZHIVKOV PLANTS SAPLING
    1.41



    Initials GHB/V/CR/ES



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    Background: THE BULGARIAN PRIME MINISTER, MR TODOR ZHIVKOV, ARRIVED IN SCHEDULED TO HAVE TALKS ON WORLD PROBLEMS WITH INDIAN LEADERS.

    MR. ZHIVKOV WAS GREETED AT THE AIRPORT BY THE INDIAN PRIME MINISTER, MRS INDIRA GANDHI. SHE DESCRIBED HIM AS AN ACKNOWLEDGED NATIONAL LEADER OF HIS PEOPLE AND A STATESMAN OF LONG-STANDING STATURE. ACCOMPANYING MR ZHIVKOV WAS FOREIGN SECRETARY IVAN BAZHEV.

    MR ZHIVKOV AND HIS WIFE LATER VISITED RAJ GHAT AND PLACED A WREATH ON THE MEMORIAL TO MAHATMA GANDHI. HE ALSO PLANTED A SAPLING TO COMMEMORATE HIS VISIT TO INDIA.

    AT A BANQUET IN HONOUR OF MR ZHIVKOV THAT NIGHT, MRS GANDHI REGISTERED INDIA'S REGRET AT THE DISTRUST AND AGGRESSIVENESS WHICH CONTINUED TO PLAGUE THE SITUATION IN THE MIDDLE EAST. SHE SAID THAT BOTH INDIA AND BULGARIA SUPPORTED UNITED NATIONS EFFORTS TO FIND A SOLUTION TO PROBLEMS ARISING OUT THE 1967 ARAB-ISRAELI WAR.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAATA11NPAAKUG7KXVNVS27YQVP
    Media URN:
    VLVAATA11NPAAKUG7KXVNVS27YQVP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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