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    SIR GARFIELD BARWICK, AUSTRALIAN MINISTER FOR EXTERNAL AFFAIRS AND HIS WIFE ARRIVED IN SOUTH KOREAN CAPITAL SEOUL ON JUNE 7 FOR THREE-DAY VISIT IN THE COURSE OF HIS FAR EASTERN TOUR.

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    SIR GARFIELD BARWICK, AUSTRALIAN MINISTER FOR EXTERNAL AFFAIRS AND HIS WIFE ARRIVED IN SOUTH KOREAN CAPITAL SEOUL ON JUNE 7 FOR THREE-DAY VISIT IN THE COURSE OF HIS FAR EASTERN TOUR.

    SIR GARFIELD WAS RECEIVED AT SEOUL AIRPORT BY SOUTH KOREAN FOREIGN MINISTER DUK SHIN CHOI AND WAS ACCORDED 19 GUN SALUTE. SIR GARFIELD REVIEWED A GUARD OF HONOUR.

    AT THE AIRPORT, SIR GARFIELD SAID THAT AUSTRALIA WOULD CONTINUE TO SUPPORT THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA IN THE U.N. AND OTHER INTERNATIONAL SPHERES.

    AMONG THOSE PRESENT AT THE AIRPORT TO GREET SIR GARFIELD WERE AUSTRALIAN CHARGE D' AFFAIRES JOHN D. PETHERBRIDGE, THAI AND BRITISH AMBASSADORS. THE DEPUTY MAYOR OF SEOUL SONGH WAN KIM PRESENTED SIR GARFIELD WITH A KEY TO SEOUL.

    SIR GARFIELD PAID A CALL ON THE CHAIRMAN OF THE SUPREME COUNCIL AND ACTING PRESIDENT GEN. PARK CHUNG HEE. AMONG OTHERS HE WAS TO MEET WERE PREMIER YO CHAN SONG AND GENERAL GUY S. MELOY JR. COMMANDER OF U.N. COMMAND.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADN33ZW2UIAE6M3BKILO21PRB9
    Media URN:
    VLVADN33ZW2UIAE6M3BKILO21PRB9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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