• Short Summary

    THE LEADER OF THE AUSTRALIAN LABOUR OPPOSITION PARTY, MR. GOUGH WHITLAM, NOW IN A STUDY?

  • Description

    THE LEADER OF THE AUSTRALIAN LABOUR OPPOSITION PARTY, MR. GOUGH WHITLAM, NOW IN A STUDY TOUR OF EMBATTLED VIETNAM, YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) CONFERRED WITH VICE-PRESIDENT AND PRESIDENT NGUYEN CAO KY AND NGUYEN VAN THIEU, RESPECTIVELY.

    MR. WHITLAM CONFERRED WITH THE LEADERS FOR MORE THAN AN HOUR EACH ???-DOUBLE THE TIME PLANNED FOR THEIR TALKS WHICH TOUCHED BRIEFLY ON AUSTRALIA'S ROLE IN VIETNAM AND CONCERNED MAINLY THE ENDING OF THE WAR.

    A SPOKESMAN FOR MR. WHITLAM SAID LATER THAT THE PRESIDENT SPOKE ALONG THE LINES OF A SPEECH HE MADE SEVERAL DAYS AGO AT A SAIGON DINNER, WHEN HE VOWED TO KEEP THE DOOR OPEN TO ALL PEACE INITIATIVES AS LONG AS THEY INCLUDED THE GOVERNMENT OF SOUTH VIETNAM AS "THE PRINCIPLE PARTY"
    THE SPOKESMAN SAID PRESIDENT THIEU APPEARED DETERMINED THAT PEACE MOVES WOULD NOT BE LEFT SOLELY TO OTHER NATIONS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAZ6STSCDYLQM39EHIC380UGFP
    Media URN:
    VLVAAZ6STSCDYLQM39EHIC380UGFP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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