• Short Summary

    Nearing the end of his Far East tour, soviet Premier Khrushchev left Calcutta, India, Mar 2 for Afghanistan after an overnight stop for continuation of talks with Indian Premier Nehru.

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    Nearing the end of his Far East tour, soviet Premier Khrushchev left Calcutta, India, Mar 2 for Afghanistan after an overnight stop for continuation of talks with Indian Premier Nehru.

    At Dum-Dum airport he was given a ceremonial send-off by Premier Nehru; Burmese Premier U-Nu; Governor of West Bengal. Mrs Padmaja Naidu; and Chief Minister of Bengal Dr. B.C. Roy.

    After inspecting a guard of honour, and receiving bouquets from members of Calcutta's Russian community, Premier Khrushchev boarded his Ilyushin 18 aircraft and took off for Kabul, Afghanistan....last stop before returning to Moscow Mar 5.

    Premier Khrushchev's itinerary has taken him first to India, then to Burma. on to Indonesia for a 13-day visit, back to Calcutta and finally Afghanistan.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADGZ4NGF745WNGKSC46NI6S6ZJ
    Media URN:
    VLVADGZ4NGF745WNGKSC46NI6S6ZJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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