• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NASSER LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY) CONFERRED OVER DINNER WITH UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL U THANT, WHO ARRIVED IN CAIRO ON TUESDAY (23 MAY) IN AN ATTEMPT TO CALM THE TENSE MIDDLE EAST SITUATION.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT NASSER LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY) CONFERRED OVER DINNER WITH UNITED NATIONS SECRETARY-GENERAL U THANT, WHO ARRIVED IN CAIRO ON TUESDAY (23 MAY) IN AN ATTEMPT TO CALM THE TENSE MIDDLE EAST SITUATION.

    U THANT WAS ACCOMPANIED AT DINNER - HELD AT THE PRESIDENTIAL HOME IN THE CAIRO SUBURB OF MANCHIET ELBAKRI - BY GENERAL INDARJIT RIKHYE, COMMANDER OF THE UNITED NATIONS EMERGENCY FORCE IN GAZA WHICH WAS WITHDRAWN AT THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC'S REQUEST EARLIER THIS WEEK. UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC FOREIGN MINISTER MAHMOUD RIAD WAS ALSO PRESENT.

    THE SECRETARY-GENERAL ARRIVED ON CAIRO ON TUESDAY AND ??? ??? OF THE FOLLOWING DAY WITH OVER TWO HOURS OF ??? WITH ???.

    TODAY (THURSDAY) THEY MET AGAIN BEFORE U THANT, CUTTING SHORT HIS VISIT BY TWENTY-FOUR HOURS, FLEW TO ROME ON HIS WAY BACK TO NEW YORK. HE MADE NO STATEMENT AT THE AIRPORT EXCEPT THAT HIS RECEPTION HAD BEEN "WARM AND FRIENDLY".

    A UNITED NATIONS SPOKESMAN SAID THE SECRETARY-GENERAL'S VISIT WAS CUT SHORT BECAUSE ALL HIS TALKS HAD BEEN CONCLUDED. HE DESCRIBED U THANT'S TALKS AS FRUITFUL BUT DECLINED TO ELABORATE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEBIZQPGSVBI7R13B5CHET2TPM
    Media URN:
    VLVAEBIZQPGSVBI7R13B5CHET2TPM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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