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    PRESIDENT MODIBO KEITA OF MALI IS VISITING SENEGAL ON A WEEK'S STATE TOUR. ON HIS?

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    PRESIDENT MODIBO KEITA OF MALI IS VISITING SENEGAL ON A WEEK'S STATE TOUR. ON HIS ARRIVAL YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) HE WAS GREETED BY PRESIDENT LEOPOLD SENGHOR.

    THE VISIT IS HELPING TO SET THE SEAL ON THE FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES WHICH HAS BEEN GRADUALLY RE-ESTABLISHED SINCE THE CRISIS IN RELATIONS SIX YEARS AGO. THEN A FEDERATION BETWEEN THE TWO NEIGHBOURS COLLAPSED AFTER FRANCE GRANTED THEM INDEPENDENCE.

    PRESIDENT SENGHOR SAID RECENTLY HE HOPED TO DISCUSS AFRICAN AFFAIRS WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE SENEGAL RIVER STATES AND CO-OPERATION BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES. TRADE BETWEEN THEM HAS BEEN HINDERED BECAUSE MALI IS NOT A MEMBER OF THE FRANC AREA AND SENEGAL IS ANXIOUS SHE SHOULD RE-ENTER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABXLTVNMLBIQ0E76NT2MC5NMEQ
    Media URN:
    VLVABXLTVNMLBIQ0E76NT2MC5NMEQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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