• Short Summary

    Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia, accompanied by his granddaughter, Princess Aids, and members of his suite, arrived in Lisbon July 26 for a five day state visit.

  • Description

    Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia, accompanied by his granddaughter, Princess Aids, and members of his suite, arrived in Lisbon July 26 for a five day state visit.

    He arrived from Bayonne in a frigate of the Portuguese Navy, and was met by the President, Admiral Tomaz, Premier Salazar and members of the Government.

    While in Portugal the Emperor will see an old-style Portuguese bullfight, attend aerial exercises at Ota air base and a military march-past at Santa Margarida. At Santa Margarida he will be made an honorary general of the Portuguese Army. On July 31 he will return by air to Ethiopia after a tour which has taken him also to France and the Soviet Union.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEKTJIKHWMHG5AUZ9V3V5CVRIR
    Media URN:
    VLVAEKTJIKHWMHG5AUZ9V3V5CVRIR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1959
    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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