• Short Summary

    Vice-President Spiro Agnew of the United States flew into Manila today (Monday) to begin a ten-nation tour of Asia.

  • Description

    Vice-President Spiro Agnew of the United States flew into Manila today (Monday) to begin a ten-nation tour of Asia.

    Tomorrow he will attend the inauguration of President Ferdinand Marcos of the Philippines for a second four-year term.

    The Vice-President, his wife and party, which included Astronaut Eugene Cerman, were met at the airport by Filipino officials led by Vice-President Fernando Lopez (in white) and Foreign Minister Carlos Romulo (in suit).

    In a statement, President Nixon's deputy said he was confident that the coming decade would see the United States and the Philippines 'reach a new mutual relationship which does honour to two great sovereign nations.'
    He is due to fly to Taipei on Thursday.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADDYNZDLSMJAVUQSH0RKR9BMWE
    Media URN:
    VLVADDYNZDLSMJAVUQSH0RKR9BMWE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/12/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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