• Short Summary

    AN AGREEMENT SIGNED FOUR MONTHS AGO BETWEEN ISRAEL AND CONGO-KINSHASA CAME INTO OPERATION IN TEL AVIV ON SUNDAY (JUNE 17).

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    AN AGREEMENT SIGNED FOUR MONTHS AGO BETWEEN ISRAEL AND CONGO-KINSHASA CAME INTO OPERATION IN TEL AVIV ON SUNDAY (JUNE 17).

    THE TWO NATIONS SIGNED A TECHNICAL AID AND CO-OPERATION AGREEMENT COVERING THE FIELDS OF TRANSPORT, CONSUMPTION, AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, CO-OPERATION AND MUTUAL AID.

    NOW TWENTY MEMBERS OF THE CONGO'S NATIONAL UNION OF WORKERS HAVE VISITED ISRAEL, THE FIRST STEP IN MAKING THE AGREEMENT OPERATIVE. UNDER TERMS OF THE AGREEMENT THE ISRAELI UNDERTAKE TO RENDER MORAL AND MATERIAL ASSISTANCE TO THE CONGO TRADE UNIONS IN THEIR EFFORTS TO REORGANISE AND EXPAND THEIR ACTIVITY IN THE SPHERE OF CO-OPERATION AND MUTUAL AID. ONE AREA OF CO-OPERATION WAS IN THE TRANSPORT FIELD. DURING THEIR VISIT TO ISRAELI THE CONGOLESE VISITED THE TEL AVIV TRANSPORT DEPOT. IT'S KNOWN AND "EGGED" - A 4,500-MEMBERS TRANSPORT CO-OP WHICH RUNS THE BUS SERVICES OF ISRAEL. THE VISITORS SAW THE BUS HEADQUARTERS, WATCHED THE TRAFFIC AT THE TEL AVIV BUS STATION AND VISITED THE EGGED GARAGE AT HOLON, THE LARGEST GARAGE IN THE MIDDLE EAST.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEPLE8U7TNG45D7XGN8K92N8O3
    Media URN:
    VLVAEPLE8U7TNG45D7XGN8K92N8O3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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