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    MR DEAN RUSK, THE UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF STATE ARRIVED IN TAIPEI, THE CAPITAL OF TAIWAN ON APRIL 16; FOR A 24-HOUR STAY.

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    MR DEAN RUSK, THE UNITED STATES SECRETARY OF STATE ARRIVED IN TAIPEI, THE CAPITAL OF TAIWAN ON APRIL 16; FOR A 24-HOUR STAY. HE WAS RETURNING FROM THE SOUTH-EAST ASIA TREATY ORGANISATION COUNCIL OF MINISTERS CONFERENCE IN MANILA. HE WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS WIFE AND ELEVEN SENIOR OFFICIALS.

    AT THE AIRPORT TO MEET HIM WERE TAIWAN'S VICE-PRESIDENT CHEN CHENG, THE PRIME MINISTER C.K. YEN, AMERICAN AMBASSADOR JERAULD WRIGHT AND OTHER DIGNITARIES; INCLUDING MEMBERS OF THE DIPLOMATIC CORPS.

    IN A PRESS CONFERENCE AT THE AIRPORT, MR DEAN RUSK RE-AFFIRMED UNITED STATES SUPPORT TO THE TAIWAN GOVERNMENT AND OPPOSED THE ENTRY OF THE CHINESE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC INTO THE UNITED NATIONS.

    TO THE QUESTION OF SO-CALLED ANTI-COMMUNIST ALLIANCE OF FREE ASIAN NATIONS UNDER STATES SPONSORSHIP; MR DEAN RUSK SAID: "WE ALREADY HAVE DEFENCE ARRANGEMENTS WITH KOREA; JAPAN; TAIWAN; THE PHILIPPINES, THE SOUTH-EAST ASIA TREATY ORGANISATION AND THE ANZUS TREATY WITH AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND."
    TWO HOURS LATER; HE HAD A SERIES OF DISCUSSIONS WITH GENERALISSIMO CHIANG KAI-SHEK AND OTHER GOVERNMENT LEADERS ON PROBLEMS AFFECTING PEACE AND SECURITY IN THE PACIFIC AREA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEROAAF7CSR4ST3B9CFUTH6L3H
    Media URN:
    VLVAEROAAF7CSR4ST3B9CFUTH6L3H
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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