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    EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA, PRESIDENT JOMO KENYATTA OF KENYA AND DR. MILTON OBOTE, PRIME?

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    EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA, PRESIDENT JOMO KENYATTA OF KENYA AND DR. MILTON OBOTE, PRIME MINISTER OF UGANDA MET IN NAIROBI ON SUNDAY TO DISCUSS THE RHODESIA SITUATION. EARLIER, PRESIDENT KENYATTA HAD GREETED THE TWO VISITING LEADERS AT NAIROBI AIRPORT. BOTH DR. OBOTE AND EMPEROR SELASSIE RECEIVED A FULL DRESS WELCOME WHEN THEY LANDED AT THE AIRPORT.

    TALKS BEGAN AT STATE HOUSE IN NAIROBI AFTER A SPECIAL LUNCHEON GIVEN BY PRESIDENT KENYATTA FOR THE VISITING LEADERS. A NUMBER OF SENIOR MEMBERS OF THE KENYA CABINET ATTENDED THE LUNCHEON AND THE TALKS.

    KENYA, ETHIOPIA AND UGANDA HAVE NOT YET SEVERED DIPLOMATIC TIES WITH BRITAIN ON THE RHODESIA QUESTION. THEY HAVE EXPRESSED A DESIRE FOR FURTHER TALKS AMONG AFRICAN LEADERS.

    DURING THE TALKS THE THREE LEADERS AGREED TO URGE AN IMMEDIATE MEETING OF AFRICAN LEADERS TO DISCUSS THE RHODESIA QUESTION. AFTER THE MEETING, A COMMUNIQUE ISSUED BY THE THREE LEADERS SAID THAT SUCH A MEETING COULD "FACILITATE URGENT CONSULTATION AND AGREE ON A LINE OF ACTION TO HELP SOLVE THE RHODESIAN PROBLEM."
    THE EMPEROR FLEW INTO NAIROBI ON HIS WAY BACK FROM AN OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE MALAGASY REPUBLIC.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC691V2KC6IAUWCKY3G0L37EPZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAC691V2KC6IAUWCKY3G0L37EPZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/12/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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