• Short Summary

    A GUN SALUTE, TRIBAL DRUMS AND CHEERING CROWDS YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) WELCOMED PRESIDENT MODIBO KEITA OF MALI WHEN HE ARRIVED IN DAR ES SALAAM ON A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT.

  • Description

    A GUN SALUTE, TRIBAL DRUMS AND CHEERING CROWDS YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) WELCOMED PRESIDENT MODIBO KEITA OF MALI WHEN HE ARRIVED IN DAR ES SALAAM ON A FOUR-DAY STATE VISIT.

    PRESIDENT KEITA AND HIS ENTOURAGE OF 30 FLEW IN FROM THE ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY (OAU) SUMMIT CONFERENCE IN ADDIS ABABA.

    HALF AN HOUR EARLIER THEIR HOST, PRESIDENT NYERERE, RETURNED TO TANZANIA, ALSO FROM THE OUA CONFERENCE.

    CHANTING SCHOOLCHILDREN AND GROUPS OF DANCERS GAVE PRESIDENT KEITA A ROUSING WELCOME. WITH PRESIDENT NYERERE, THE MALI LEADER REVIEWED THE GUARD OF HONOUR AND A MARCH PAST.

    PRESIDENT KEITA IS TANZANIA'S FIRST STATE GUEST FROM A FRENCH-SPEAKING AFRICAN STATE IN MORE THAN THREE YEARS.

    HUGE CROWDS, WAVING MALI TRICOLOUR, CHEERED THE TWO PRESIDENTS AS THEY DROVE IN A MOTORCADE THROUGH DAR ES SALAAM. THEY WENT TO THE STATE HOUSE FOR TALKS DURING WHICH THEY ARE EXPECTED TO DISCUSS CONTINENTAL UNITY, WITH SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON LIBERATION STRUGGLES IN SOUTHERN AFRICA.

    PRESIDENT KEITA IS EXPECTED TO MAKE FOUR PUBLIC SPEECHES DURING HIS STAY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACXYWX55ESCST3H9RK1KSMHQ6A
    Media URN:
    VLVACXYWX55ESCST3H9RK1KSMHQ6A
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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