• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT DE GAULLE YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) HELD A LUNCH AT THE ELYSEE PALACE IN HONOUR OF LEADERS OF EIGHT FRENCH-SPEAKING AFRICAN STATES.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT DE GAULLE YESTERDAY (SATURDAY) HELD A LUNCH AT THE ELYSEE PALACE IN HONOUR OF LEADERS OF EIGHT FRENCH-SPEAKING AFRICAN STATES. THEY ARE VISITING PARIS FOLLOWING THE OCAM (AFRO-MALAGASY COMMON ORGANISATION) SUMMIT CONFERENCE IN TANANARIVE.

    AT THE LUNCH, PRESIDENT DE GAULLE PAID TRIBUTE TO OCAM. ITS MEMBERS, HE SAID, HAD BASED THEIR POLITICAL, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL SOLIDARITY ON WHAT THEY HAD IN COMMON - THE FRENCH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE. AS A RESULT, HE ADDED, "WE CAN ONLY REJOICE AT IT".

    SPEAKING ON BEHALF OF OCAM, PRESIDENT DIORI TOLD THE FRENCH LEADER: "WE NOT ONLY WISH BUT ASK YOU TO VISIT (OUR MEMBER) COUNTRIES. OUR POPULATIONS ARE IMPATIENT TO WELCOME YOU".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAXEO3NRGV8PJIOMUII9U959NQ
    Media URN:
    VLVAAXEO3NRGV8PJIOMUII9U959NQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/07/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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