• Short Summary

    THE THIRD NON-ALIGNED CONFERENCE BETWEEN YUGOSLAVIA, THE UAR AND INDIA OPENED IN NEW DELHI TODAY (FRIDAY).

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    THE THIRD NON-ALIGNED CONFERENCE BETWEEN YUGOSLAVIA, THE UAR AND INDIA OPENED IN NEW DELHI TODAY (FRIDAY). TRADITIONAL WELCOMES WERE GIVEN AT NEW DELHI AIRPORT AS THE HEADS OF STATE ARRIVED YESTERDAY.

    PRESIDENT TITO, ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE HEADS A DELEGATION OF 36 MEMBERS. PRESIDENT NASSER, WHO IS STAYING ON AFTER THE SUMMIT FOR A THREE-DAY STATE VISIT, LEADS A DELEGATION OF 80.

    FOR THE SUMMIT THE TWO PRESIDENTS WILL STAY AND WORK AT THE PRESIDENTIAL RESIDENCE RASHTRAPATI BHAVAN IN THE SUITES OF LONG-GONE BRITISH VICEROYS OF INDIA. THE WORKING MEETINGS WILL BE HELD IN WHAT WAS ONCE THE VICEROY'S CARD-ROOM.

    PRESIDENT TITO SAID ON HIS ARRIVAL THAT THE CURRENT WORLD SITUATION WAS DANGEROUS AND COULD RESULT IN A CONFLICT WORSE THAN THE LAST WORLD WAR. IT WAS ESSENTIAL, HE SAID, FOR THEIR THREE COUNTRIES TO EXERT THEIR MAXIMUM STRENGTH TO HELP EASE IT.

    PRESIDENT NASSER WHO WAS GREETED BY AN ENTHUSIASTIC STUDENT CROWD STRESSED IN HIS SPEECH THE DANGER OF UNDER-DEVELOPMENT AND THE WIDENING GAP BETWEEN THE STANDARDS OF PEOPLES - A DANGER FAR MORE EXPLOSIVE THAN STOCKPILES OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS, HE SAID.

    THE INDIAN PRIME MINISTER, MRS INDIRA GANDHI OPENING THE CONFERENCE TODAY SPOKE ABOUT VIETNAM. A BRUTAL AND TRAGIC CONFLICT, IT MUST, SHE SAID, BE ENDED BEFORE IT ENGULFED THE WORLD.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACYU4QMBPT0PEUAR9Z22WXO869
    Media URN:
    VLVACYU4QMBPT0PEUAR9Z22WXO869
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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