• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT IBRAHIM ABBOUD OF THE SUDAN ARRIVED IN PEKING AT THE WEEKEND (MAY 16) ON A FIVE-DAY STATE VISIT TO THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT IBRAHIM ABBOUD OF THE SUDAN ARRIVED IN PEKING AT THE WEEKEND (MAY 16) ON A FIVE-DAY STATE VISIT TO THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA. HE WAS WELCOMED AT THE AIRPORT BY THE PRIME MINISTER, MR. CHOU-EN-LAI AND MR. LIU SHAO-CHI, CHAIRMAN OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA.

    HUGE CROWDS LINED THE ROUTE FROM THE AIRPORT WHEN THE VISITING AFRICAN STATESMAN DROVE INTO THE CITY.

    ON THE TIEN AN AMEN SQUARE, THOUSANDS OF ARTISTS EXTENDED THEIR WARMEST WELCOME TO THE VISITOR AND HIS PARTY BY PERFORMING CHINESE FOLK DANCES.

    THE ENTIRE CITY WAS PERMEATED BY AN ATMOSPHERE OF FESTIVITY AS THE FIVE-DAY VISIT OF PRESIDENT ABBOUD GOT UNDERWAY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEQN9JRCE4VGXVEFCCW57OAD7
    Media URN:
    VLVAEQN9JRCE4VGXVEFCCW57OAD7
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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