• Short Summary

    IN KUWAIT, THE OPENING CEREMONY OF A SEMINAR ON RADIATION PROTECTION FOR EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN REGIONS WAS HELD LAST WEEK (SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28).

  • Description

    IN KUWAIT, THE OPENING CEREMONY OF A SEMINAR ON RADIATION PROTECTION FOR EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN REGIONS WAS HELD LAST WEEK (SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28).

    THE SEMINAR, SPONSORED BY THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION (WHO) WAS OFFICIALLY OPENED BY THE KUWAITI MINISTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH, HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. ABDUL AZIZ IBRAHIM AL-FULEIJ.

    THE CEREMONY TOOK PLACE IN THE LECTURE HALL OF THE NURSING INSTITUTE OF AL-SABAH HOSPITAL IN KUWAIT. IT WAS ATTENDED BY REPRESENTATIVES OF A NUMBER OF ARAB AND ASIAN NATIONS, AS WELL AS LEADING KUWAITI GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS.

    MR. AL-FULEIJ, IN HIS OPENING SPEECH, SUMMED UP THE VARIOUS ACHIEVEMENTS MADE BY KUWAIT IN THE FIELD OF RADIATION PROTECTION.

    DR. ABDUL HUSSAIN TABA, REGIONAL HEAD OF W.H.O FOR THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN REGION, ALSO SPOKE AT THE OPENING SESSION. HE EXPLAINED THE POTENTIAL DANGERS OF ATOMIC RADIATION AND STRESSED THE NECESSITY OF TAKING APPROPRIATE PRECAUTIONS AGAINST IT.

    THE SEMINAR CONTINUED UNTIL THURSDAY (MARCH 5).

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    Film ID:
    VLVACNBXGLMOH47U2OKN5MU2NWD8
    Media URN:
    VLVACNBXGLMOH47U2OKN5MU2NWD8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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