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    MR. NOMA KAKA, NIGER'S DEFENCE MINISTER, WHO IS CURRENTLY ON A SIX-DAY VISIT TO WEST?

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    MR. NOMA KAKA, NIGER'S DEFENCE MINISTER, WHO IS CURRENTLY ON A SIX-DAY VISIT TO WEST GERMANY, TODAY (TUESDAY) VISITED THE PILOTS' TRAINING SCHOOL AT WUNSTORF AND MET 12 OF HIS COUNTRYMEN WHO ARE TRAINING THERE.

    AFTER ARRIVING AT THE MILITARY AIRSTRIP AT WUNSTORF, MR. KAKA DROVE TO THE PILOTS' SCHOOL AND SPENT SOME TIME TALKING WITH THE NIGER TRAINEES WHO INCLUDED THREE OFFICERS AND NINE OTHER RANKS.

    FOLLOWING TALKS BETWEEN MR. KAKA AND DR. GERHARD SCHROEDER, THE WEST GERMAN DEFENCE MINISTER, IT WAS ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THAT WEST GERMANY WOULD PROVIDE THE NIGER REPUBLIC WITH 2 MILLION MARKS (GBP210,000 STERLING) IN DEVELOPMENT AID BEFORE THE END OF 1969. THE AGREEMENT, WHICH INCLUDES THE SUPPLY OF LORRIES, THREE NORATLAS AIRCRAFT AND A TELEPHONE SYSTEM, IS THE SECOND REACHED BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES. WEST GERMANY CONCLUDED A SIMILAR AGREEMENT WITH NIGER IN MARCH 1966.

    OTHER ENGAGEMENTS PLANNED DURING MR. KAKA'S STAY INCLUDE VISITS TO THE FEDERAL ARMY'S LANGUAGE SCHOOL IN EUSKIRCHEN AND THE ARMY ENGINEERING ACADEMY IN MUNICH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC2HFBIX1TV5ZQP4RFG3KBJHZ9
    Media URN:
    VLVAC2HFBIX1TV5ZQP4RFG3KBJHZ9
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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