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    MR. PAPANDREOU, THE GREEK PRIME MINISTER, SAID IN LONDON TONIGHT (TUESDAY) IT WAS "NOT ACCURATE"?

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    FILM SHOWS MR. PAPANDREOU ARRIVING AT DOWNING STREET TODAY FOR MORE TALKS WITH SIR ALEC DOUGLAS HOME, BRITAIN'S PRIME MINISTER. A JOINT COMMUNIQUE ON MR. PAPANDREOU'S DISCUSSIONS WITH SIR ALEC SAID THEY REAFFIRMED THAT THE CYPRUS PROBLEM SHOULD BE SOLVED WITHIN THE FRAME - WORK OF THE UNITED NATIONS AND REITERATED THE IMPORTANCE OF THEIR JOINT MEMBERSHIP OF N.A.T.O.




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    Background: MR. PAPANDREOU, THE GREEK PRIME MINISTER, SAID IN LONDON TONIGHT (TUESDAY) IT WAS "NOT ACCURATE" TO SAY THAT GREEK ARMY UNITS HAD BEEN SENT TO CYPRUS. THIS REFERRED TO REPORTS THAT GREECE HAD SENT 4,500 MEN THERE. STRONGLY CHALLENGED AT A PRESS CONFERENCE ON THESE REPORTS -- SAYING THAT REGULAR TROOPS AND MUCH EQUIPMENT HAD BEEN SENT TO CYPRUS SINCE MID-JUNE -- HE SAID: "NO DOUBT CYPRIOT OF ATHENS UNIVERSITY, OR CYPRIOT DESERTERS FROM THE GREEK, " HAD LANDED.

    (PRESIDENT DE GAULLE DISCUSSED CYPRUS WITH U THANT, SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS, FOR AN HOUR IN PARIS TO-DAY. THE PRESIDENT HAS NO PLANS FOR ATTEMPTING MEDIATION WHILE THE SITUATION REMAINS CONFUSED.)

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE141LWTVY75MEDH76V213LCDR
    Media URN:
    VLVAE141LWTVY75MEDH76V213LCDR
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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