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    SENATOR WILLIAM FULBRIGHT, CHAIRMAN OF THE U. S. SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE, TODAY, (WEDNESDAY), HELD?

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    FILM SHOWS THE ARRIVAL OF SENATOR FULBRIGHT AT ATHENS AIRPORT, WHERE HE WAS MET BY THE GREEK UNDERSECRETARY TO FOREIGN AFFAIRS, MR. PAPAS, AND THE U. S. AMBASSADOR TO GREECE, MR. LABOUISSE.




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    Background: SENATOR WILLIAM FULBRIGHT, CHAIRMAN OF THE U. S. SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE, TODAY, (WEDNESDAY), HELD A TWO-HOUR MEETING WITH MR. GEORGE PAPANDREOU, THE GREEK PRIME MINISTER, ON THE CYPRUS SITUATION.

    THE SENATOR, ACCOMPANIED THE CHIEF OF THE BALKAN AFFAIRS DESK AT THE STATE DEPARTMENT, MR. KING, BROUGHT WITH HIM A LETTER FROM PRESIDENT JOHNSON ASKING THAT THE GREEK PRIME MINISTER "EXERT ALL HIS INFLUENCE FOR A JUST AND HONOURABLE SOLUTION OF THE CYPRUS CRISIS."
    AFTER HIS MEETING WITH THE GREEK PREMIER, SENATOR FULBRIGHT SAID THAT HE WAS STILL LEARNING ABOUT THE PROBLEMS RELATING TO GRECO-TURKISH RELATIONS AND, AS YET, HE HAD NOT DRAWN ANY CONCLUSIONS.

    THE SENATOR LEAVES ATHENS TOMORROW, (THURSDAY), FOR THE TURKISH CAPITAL ANKARA, TO CONDUCT SIMILAR TALKS WITH THE TURKISH GOVERNMENT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACO5FC5D73XF8TZ2R3VDZPOSJ1
    Media URN:
    VLVACO5FC5D73XF8TZ2R3VDZPOSJ1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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