• Short Summary

    THE SECOND NATIONAL CONGRESS OF THE YOUTH MOVEMENT OF THE RULING MOVEMENT NATIONAL DE LA REVOLUTION (MNR) IS CURRENTLY BEING HELD IN BRAZZAVILLE.

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    THE SECOND NATIONAL CONGRESS OF THE YOUTH MOVEMENT OF THE RULING MOVEMENT NATIONAL DE LA REVOLUTION (MNR) IS CURRENTLY BEING HELD IN BRAZZAVILLE. GUESTS FROM MANY NATIONS ARE ATTENDING THE CONGRESS WHICH LASTS UNTIL SATURDAY.

    THE PRESIDENT OF THE YOUTH WING OF THE M.N.R. IS THE MINISTER OF THE INTERIOR, M. HOMBESSA. IN A SPEECH INTRODUCING THE PRESIDENT, M. ALPHONSE MASSAMBA DEBAT M. ANDRE HOMBESSA SAID THAT WEAPONS HAD BEEN GIVEN TO THE YOUTH MOVEMENT OF THE M.N.R. WHILE THE CONGO BRAZZAVILLE WAS THREATENED BY THE FORMER CONGO-KINSHASA PRIME MINISTER MOISE ISHOMBE. NOW THAT THIS MENACE HAS DISAPPEARED HE SAID THE COUNTRY'S YOUTH WERE TURNING TO AGRICULTURAL ACTIVITIES.

    OFFICIALLY INAUGURATING THE CONGRESS, PRESIDENT MASSAMBA DEBAT PAID TRIBUTE TO THE YOUTH-WING OF THE COUNTRY'S SINGLE PARTY, PARTICULARLY THE YOUNG CONGOLESE LIVING AND WORKING IN VILLAGE CO-OPERATIVES.

    GUESTS FROM MANY COUNTRIES ARE ATTENDING THE BRAZZAVILLE MEETING, INCLUDING DELEGATES FROM FRANCE, CUBA, THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, THE SOVIET UNION, MALI AND TANZANIA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACDOYWBYBE5FVOWOUJMSCJEQXQ
    Media URN:
    VLVACDOYWBYBE5FVOWOUJMSCJEQXQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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