• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT NASSER OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC ARRIVED IN ALGIERS TODAY (SATURDAY) FOR AN OFFICIAL VISIT.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT NASSER OF THE UNITED ARAB REPUBLIC ARRIVED IN ALGIERS TODAY (SATURDAY) FOR AN OFFICIAL VISIT.EXCITED CROWDS ON THE WATERFRONT GREETED HIM AS HIS YACHT BERTHED.SHORE-BASED GUNS BOMBED OUT A SALUTE, WHILE SHIPS IN THE HARBOUR BLUE THEIR SIRENS.

    THE ALGERIAN PRIME MINISTER, M.AHMED BEN BELLA, AND HIS CABINET WENT ABOARD TO WELCOME PRESIDENT NASSER.THEY THEN DROVE THROUGH CHEERING CROWDS INTO THE CITY WHERE THE PRESIDENT NAMED A SQUARE 'PORT SAID' IN MEMORY OF THE SUEZ FIGHTING IN 1956.

    HE IS OFFICIALLY DUE TO STAY IN ALGERIA UNTIL MAY 8, BUT IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN ANOTHER TWO DAYS BEFORE GOING TO YUGOSLAVIA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAECGFF8YWDNQ599BZIHIN6S5YX
    Media URN:
    VLVAECGFF8YWDNQ599BZIHIN6S5YX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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