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    THE PRESIDENT OF THE MALAGASY REPUBLIC, M. TSIRANANA ARRIVED AT PERTH, THE CAPITAL OF WESTERN?

  • Description

    THE PRESIDENT OF THE MALAGASY REPUBLIC, M. TSIRANANA ARRIVED AT PERTH, THE CAPITAL OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) AT THE START OF A FOUR DAY STATE VISIT TO AUSTRALIA.

    THE PRESIDENT IS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE.

    PRESIDENT TSIRANANA IS THE FIRST AFRICAN HEAD OF STATE EVER TO MAKE A STATE VISIT TO AUSTRALIA. HE FLEW TO AUSTRALIA DIRECTLY FROM MALAGASY, AND STOPPED BRIEFLY IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA ON HIS WAY TO THE FEDERAL CAPITAL, CANBERRA.

    IN PERTH HE WAS INTRODUCED TO THE AUSTRALIAN MINISTER FOR EXTERNAL AFFAIRS, MR. PAUL HASLUCK, AND THE DEPUTY PREMIER OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA, MR. NALDER. HE ALSO MET SERVICE LEADERS IN CHARGE OF WESTERN COMMANDS.

    PRESIDENT TSIRANANA WAS OFFICIALLY WELCOMED TO AUSTRALIA BY THE GOVERNOR GENERAL, LORD CASEY, WHEN HE ARRIVED AT CANBERRA FROM WESTERN AUSTRALIA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAECLAABJG6X3489C2CRDG3N1T2
    Media URN:
    VLVAECLAABJG6X3489C2CRDG3N1T2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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