• Short Summary

    Visiting Al-Wahdat Refugee Camp in Jordan on Tuesday (22 October), French Foreign Minister jean Sauvagnargues told Palestinian refugee representatives that the demands of the Palestinian people had to be taken into account in the resolution of the Middle East dispute.

  • Description

    Visiting Al-Wahdat Refugee Camp in Jordan on Tuesday (22 October), French Foreign Minister jean Sauvagnargues told Palestinian refugee representatives that the demands of the Palestinian people had to be taken into account in the resolution of the Middle East dispute.

    He stressed that he Palestinian question was one to which France gave great attention. The Middle East situation, he added, should be resolved in stages by political discussion.

    Later, M.Sauvagnargues went to the Basmane Palace in Amman, where Jordan's King Hussein awarded him with the order of the Jordanian Star, First Class. M. Sauvagnargues spent much of his 24-hour visit to Jordan discussing with kind Hussein Jordan's dispute with the Palestinian Liberation Organisation (PLO) over representation of the Palestinians at Middle East talks.

    Earlier in his Middle East tour, M. Sauvagnargues held talks with PLO chief Yasser Arafat in Beirut. He told the Palestinian leader that the more moderate the PLO made their demands to the United Nations, the more support France would give them.

    M. Sauvagnargues's visit to Jordan was the first by a French Minister. During has talks with King Hussein, he reviewed ways of improving relations between their two countries.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC25A2EOWRYVKCKSFWM8B8PDXX
    Media URN:
    VLVAC25A2EOWRYVKCKSFWM8B8PDXX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment