• Short Summary

    President Marien Ngouabi of Congo Brazzaville returned home on Friday (11 September) from the third summit conference of non-aligned countries in Lusaka, Zambia.

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    GV plane taxis in (2 shots)
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    LV boys with welcome Banners (2 shots)
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    SV Macias followed by Ngouabi out of plane and greeted
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    SV both men being greeted
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    SV flags
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    SV both men walking on tarmac past guard of honour (2 shots)
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    SV Ngouabi introducing Macias to VIP's (6 shots)
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    SV boys waving (3 shots both men walk past
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    SV crowd
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    SV both men waving & walk towards car (2 shots)
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    Initials MF/JH/PS



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    Background: President Marien Ngouabi of Congo Brazzaville returned home on Friday (11 September) from the third summit conference of non-aligned countries in Lusaka, Zambia. He was accompanied by Francisco Macias Nguema, President of Equatorial Guinea, who is staying as his guest.

    The three-day non-aligned nations conference ended on Thursday (10 September) with an attempt to formulate a new look non-alignment for the 1970's. They reaffirmed their philosophy of keeping out of the big power blocks, and that the best way to achieve this was closer and more frequent contacts among themselves.

    Most the leaders of the more than 60 nations representing over half the world's under-privileged population agreed that economic independence and cooperation are the means to achieving material progress.

    A series of resolutions outlining their attitude towards major world issues, including Southern Africa, will be made public today.

    The returning presidents were met with a full guard of honour and among the VIP's welcoming them was Claude Ernest Ndalle Graille, Party General Secretary.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABJGEKJT2J78YALLHS4BVVCHE7
    Media URN:
    VLVABJGEKJT2J78YALLHS4BVVCHE7
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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