• Short Summary

    ONE OF THE FIRST ENGAGEMENTS UNDERTAKEN BY PRESIDENT NASSER OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC AFTER HIS RECENT ILLNESS WAS TO RECEIVE A DELEGATION FROM THE NEW LIBYAN REVOLUTIONARY COMMAND COUNCIL.

  • Description

    ONE OF THE FIRST ENGAGEMENTS UNDERTAKEN BY PRESIDENT NASSER OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC AFTER HIS RECENT ILLNESS WAS TO RECEIVE A DELEGATION FROM THE NEW LIBYAN REVOLUTIONARY COMMAND COUNCIL. YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) PRESIDENT NASSER WELCOMED THE DELEGATION, WHICH WAS HEADED BY CAPTAIN ABDEL SALAM GALLOUD.

    PRESIDENT NASSER, WHO CANCELLED ALL HIS ENGAGEMENTS FROM SEPTEMBER 17 DUE TO ILL HEALTH, RECEIVED CAPTAIN GALLOUD AND THE OTHER MEMBERS OF THE DELEGATION AT HIS OFFICIAL RESIDENCE. HE APPEARED TO BE FULLY RECOVERED.

    CAPTAIN GALLOUD, WHO WAS RETURNING FROM THE CELEBRATIONS MARKING THE OCTOBER 21 REVOLUTION ANNIVERSARY IN THE SUDAN, IS A MEMBER OF THE MILITARY JUNTA WHICH SEIZED POWER FROM THE AILING KING IDRIS OF LIBYA EARLY IN SEPTEMBER.

    THE NEW LIBYAN REGIME, KNOWN AS THE REVOLUTIONARY COMMAND COUNCIL, IS ALIGNED WITH OTHER ARAB COUNTRIES ON THE PALESTINIAN QUESTION. ONE OF THE FIRST NATIONS TO GRANT RECOGNITION TO THE NEW REGIME WAS THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABL3BY2UV1AAQ79A2HP5O62YMX
    Media URN:
    VLVABL3BY2UV1AAQ79A2HP5O62YMX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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