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    Film A. Arrival at Airport.


    1.
    Landing of Aircraft. Tito steps out and Meets Makarios and other members of Government.


    2.
    Proceeds towards the platform and from there He salute all who are present to welcome His arrival.


    3.
    Gen. Tito inspects a guard of honour.


    4.
    He shakes hands with the Members of Government and the Ambassadors in Cyprus.



    Film B. Leaving the Nicosia Airport the grand procession begins with Makarios and Tito standing in a white car, followed by Tito's wife and all members of the council ministers etc.


    2.
    The two Leaders were cheered all the way by the crowd which stood along the road from the suberb Ayios Dometios, Pediaeos bridge, the Hospital, towards Metaxas square, where the cheering and gathering was one of the greatest in the last years.



    Film C. Att he Metaxas square, Tito and Makarios with the Government entourage, stood and addressed the thousands of Cypriots present.


    2.
    Makarios spoke first, and was cheered by the crowd.


    3.
    Tito also addressed the crowd and his speech was enthusiastically accepted.


    4.
    Soon after the Visitor with Makarios and the others left Metaxas Square.


    5.
    The parade drove among the thousands of Cheering Cypriots towards the Presidential Palace where there was a big dinner reception by Makarios in honour of Tito.




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    Film ID:
    VLVACT5G8O4R4MTCMZFOCXFNCH6G2
    Media URN:
    VLVACT5G8O4R4MTCMZFOCXFNCH6G2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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