• Short Summary

    WEST GERMANY'S CHANCELLOR, DR LUDWIG ERHARD, ARRIVED IN WASHINGTON YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) FOR A 36-HOUR VISIT TO THE UNITED STATES' CAPITAL AND TALKS WITH PRESIDENT JOHNSON ON GERMANY AND BERLIN.

  • Description

    WEST GERMANY'S CHANCELLOR, DR LUDWIG ERHARD, ARRIVED IN WASHINGTON YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) FOR A 36-HOUR VISIT TO THE UNITED STATES' CAPITAL AND TALKS WITH PRESIDENT JOHNSON ON GERMANY AND BERLIN.

    THE CHANCELLOR WHO FLEW INTO EDWARDS AIRFORCE BASE FROM NEW YORK, WAS GREETED BY STATE DEPARTMENT OFFICIALS LED BY MR AVRELL HARRIMAN, UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS.

    BEFORE PROCEEDING TO THE WHITE HOUSE, CHANCELLOR ERHARD STOPPED AT THE KENNEDY MEMORIAL TO LAY A WREATH AT THE SHRINE IN MEMORY OF THE LATE PRESIDENT, WHO WAS ASSASSINATED LAST YEAR.

    FOR THE TALKS AT THE WHITE HOUSE, CHANCELLOR ERHARD WAS JOINED MR DEAN RUSK, THE U.S. SECRETARY OF STATE AND HERR SCHROEDER, THE WEST GERMAN FOREIGN MINISTER.

    THE AGENDA FOR THE TALKS WAS NOT DISCLOSED, BUT UNDERSTOOD TO BE HIGH ON THE LIST OF PRIORITIES WAS THE ANNOUNCEMENT YESTERDAY OF THE SOVIET-EAST GERMAN FRIENDSHIP TREATY, AND THE POSSIBILITY OF OPENING NEW TALKS WITH MOSCOW ON THE DEADLOCKED GERMAN AND BERLIN QUESTIONS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABWXN9MC5TQEC4XCGSM0Z8A5F5
    Media URN:
    VLVABWXN9MC5TQEC4XCGSM0Z8A5F5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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