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    MR. ROBERT KENNEDY, THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY-GENERAL, ARRIVED IN BONN TODAY (THURSDAY) FOR ROUND OF?

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    MR. ROBERT KENNEDY, THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY-GENERAL, ARRIVED IN BONN TODAY (THURSDAY) FOR ROUND OF TALKS WITH WEST GERMAN LEADERS. HE BROUGHT PERSONAL MESSAGES FROM PRESIDENT JOHNSON TO PRESIDENT LUEBKE AND CHANCELLOR ERHARD.

    HE FLEW TO BONN BY HELICOPTER FORM FRANKFURT ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE AND THREE OF HIS CHILDREN. HE TOLD REPORTERS IN BONN HE WAS "VERY HAPPY" TO BE IN WEST GERMANY AGAIN. HIS LAST VISIT WAS TWO YEARS AGO.

    SHORTLY AFTER HIS ARRIVAL HE HAD LUNCH WITH FOREIGN MINISTER SCHROEDER, THEN MET PRESIDENT HEINRICH LUEBKE AND CHANCELLOR ERHARD AT THE BUNDESHAUS.

    DURING HIS ONE-HOUR MEETING WITH CHANCELLOR ERHARD, MR. KENNEDY PRESENTED HIM WITH A BLUE LEATHER-BOUND BOOK CONTAINING PUBLIC SPEECHES AND DECLARATIONS BY HIS BROTHER, THE LATE PRESIDENT. THE BOOK WAS AUTOGRAPHED BY MRS. JACQUELINE KENNEDY.

    MR. KENNEDY ALSO TALKED WITH PRESIDENT LUEBKE FOR 35 MINUTES. NO DETAILS OF THE SUBJECTS DISCUSSED WITH THE GERMAN LEADERS WERE DISCLOSED.

    LATER, THE ATTORNEY-GENERAL ALSO PAID A COURTESY VISIT TO DR. KONRAD ADENAUER, THE FORMER CHANCELLOR, WHOM HE KNEW FROM HIS PREVIOUS VISIT TO WEST GERMANY.

    ON FRIDAY HE IS TO FLY TO WEST BERLIN TO UNVEIL A MEMORIAL PLAQUE FOR HIS LATE BROTHER AT SCHOENEBERG TOWN HALL, AND RECEIVE AN HONORARY DEGREE FROM THE CITY'S UNIVERSITY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADIMRUEH4J29Z08D3M0FEV9UII
    Media URN:
    VLVADIMRUEH4J29Z08D3M0FEV9UII
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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