• Short Summary

    FIELD-MARSHAL ABDEL HAKIM AMER, VICE-PRESIDENT AND DEFENCE MINISTER OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC, ARRIVED IN DJAKARTA, INDONESIA, JAN 16, FOR A SHORT VISIT.

  • Description

    FIELD-MARSHAL ABDEL HAKIM AMER, VICE-PRESIDENT AND DEFENCE MINISTER OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC, ARRIVED IN DJAKARTA, INDONESIA, JAN 16, FOR A SHORT VISIT.

    STEPPING FROM HIS BRITISH-BUILT "COMET" AIRCRAFT OF UNITED ARAB AIRLINES, VICE-PRESIDENT AMER WAS GREETED BY FIRST MINISTER DJUANDA AND A 21-GUN SALUTE.

    AFTER INSPECTING A MILITARY GUARD OF HONOUR, VICE-PRESIDENT AMER MADE A SHORT SPEECH IN WHICH HE SAID THAT HIS COUNTRY FULLY SUPPORTED THE STRUGGLE FOR THE LIBERATION OF WEST IRIAN (WEST NEW GUINEA) "JUST AS INDONESIA SUPPORTS OUR STRUGGLE TO RECOVER PALESTINE."
    FOLLOWING A MEETING BETWEEN VICE-PRESIDENT AMER AND INDONESIAN PRESIDENT SOEKARNO THAT SAME EVENING, MR RUSLAN ABDULGANI, DEPUTY CHAIRMAN OF THE INDONESIAN SUPREME ADVISORY COUNCIL, STATED THAT EGYPT HAD PROMISED INDONESIA NOT TO ALLOW HOLLAND TO USE THE SUEZ CANAL FOR MILITARY TRAFFIC DIRECTED AGAINST INDONESIA.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACJDMYJ77ZJ8YJGXFMW5XMVG0L
    Media URN:
    VLVACJDMYJ77ZJ8YJGXFMW5XMVG0L
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    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