• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NIXON GREETED THE SHAH OF IRAN AT THE WHITE HOUSE DURING THE SHAH'S OFFICIAL VISIT TO WASHINGTON.

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT WHITE HOUSE
    0.05

    2.
    SV TRUMPETERS ON BALCONY PAN TO SHAH ARRIVING AND GREETED BY NIXON
    0.28

    3.
    GV CROWD
    0.30

    4.
    SV NIXON AND SHAH ON TO ROSTRUM
    0.38

    5.
    CU & LV BOTH MEN
    0.46

    6.
    SV & CU NIXON GIVES WELCOMING SPEECH AND BOTH MEN SHAKE HANDS (2 SHOTS)
    0.59

    7.
    SV CEREMONIAL DRUMMERS
    1.01

    8.
    LV NIXON AND SHAH WALKING TO WHITE HOUSE TILT UP TO TRUMPETERS
    1.07

    9.
    GV & SV INT NIXON AND SHAH TALKING (3 SHOTS)
    1.20



    Initials JB/VS/BOB/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: PRESIDENT NIXON GREETED THE SHAH OF IRAN AT THE WHITE HOUSE DURING THE SHAH'S OFFICIAL VISIT TO WASHINGTON.

    DURING HIS THREE DAYS IN WASHINGTON THE SHAH IS HAVING TALKS WITH THE PRESIDENT ON IRAN'S MILITARY, POLITICAL AND ECONOMICAL FUTURE. HE IS ALSO MEETING A NUMBER OF TOP AMERICAN OFFICIALS.

    IRAN HAS ALREADY RECEIVED A SQUADRON OF PHANTOM JET FIGHTER BOMBERS FROM THE U.S., AND THE SHAH IS EXPECTED TO STRESS HIS COUNTRY'S ROLE IN THE DEFENCE OF THE PERSIAN GULF REGION IN THE WAKE OF BRITAIN'S WITHDRAWAL FROM THE AREA.

    HE IS ALSO EXPECTED TO DISCUSS IRAN'S PLANS FOR FUTURE DEVELOPMENT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADMVY71ZH2A2YLRCTWINKC9SFB
    Media URN:
    VLVADMVY71ZH2A2YLRCTWINKC9SFB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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