Egypt's President Sadat received the Danish Foreign Minister Knud Andersen, on saturday (28 October) during his 5-day visit to Egypt.
MV Danish Foreign Minister and Dr. Zayat
MV Danish Foreign Minister's wife & Dr. Zayat's wife
SVs Sadat and wife greets Andersen and wife (2 shots)
SV Photographs from left to right-Gadaffi, Sadat, Nasser and Assad.
MV Sadat and Andersen seated
Mrs. Andersen with Mrs. Sadat
SCU Mr. Andersen ZOOM OUT TO GV President Sadat and two wives
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Background: Egypt's President Sadat received the Danish Foreign Minister Knud Andersen, on saturday (28 October) during his 5-day visit to Egypt.
Mr. Andersen is on his first visit to Cairo at the invitation of his Egyptian counterpart, Dr. Zayat.
SYNOPSIS: Denmark's foreign minister, Mr. Knud Andersen, Dr. Zayat his host and Egypt's Foreign Minister, and their waives, were received by the President, Anwar Sadat on Saturday. Mr. Andersen is on a five-day official visit to Cairo at Dr. Zayat's invitation. It's his first visit to Egypt.
Mr. Andersen was keen to visit Cairo because it is, as he put it: "in a very central position and it is of value to us to come and to listen to your viewpoints.
Denmark regards Egypt as an important trade centre--in fact, it provides the biggest market for Danish products in the whole of the African continent.