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    THE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN KUALA LUMPUR..AND AS THE SPECIAL CONSTELLATION TAXIES IN, MALAYAN PRIME MINISTER?

  • Description

    THE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN KUALA LUMPUR..AND AS THE SPECIAL CONSTELLATION TAXIES IN, MALAYAN PRIME MINISTER TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN AND AUSTRALIAN HIGH COMMISSIONER TOM CRITCHLEY ARE READY TO RECEIVE THE DISTINGUISHED VISITOR.

    AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER MR. R.G. MENZIES STEPS OUT OF THE PLANE, FOLLOWED BY DAME PATTIE MENZIES, TO RECEIVE A WARM WELCOME FROM HIS MALAYAN COUNTERPART AND HIS WIFE PUAN SHARIFA.

    THE 5TH BATTALION ROYAL MALAY REGIMENT PROVIDED A GUARD OF HONOUR FOR THE AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER WHO IS ON A FIVE-DAY STATE VISIT TO MALAYA. HE IS ALSO RETURNING THE VISIT OF TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN TO AUSTRALIA LAST MONTH.

    HE COMES TO KUALA LUMPUR AFTER A HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL WEEK'S TOUR OF INDONESIA WHERE HE HAD HIGH-LEVEL TALKS WITH PRESIDENT SUKARNO, CHIEF MINISTER. DR. DJUANDA AND OTHER GOVERNMENT LEADERS.

    MR. MENZIE SAID AT THE KUALA LUMPUR AIRPORT THAT THERE WERE NO POINTS OF CONFLICT BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND MALAYA.

    HE AND MRS. MENZIES WERE INTRODUCED TO MALAYAN MINISTERS, MANY OF THEM IN COLOURFUL NATIONAL DRESS.

    THE AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTER WILL VISIT AUSTRALIAN TROOPS IN MALAYA BEFORE RETURNING TO HIS COUNTRY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADW1L9W653STYMYJQ9RWDOJX8Z
    Media URN:
    VLVADW1L9W653STYMYJQ9RWDOJX8Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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