• Short Summary

    THE SOVIET PRIME MINISTER, MR. ALEXEI KOSYGIN, ARRIVED IN STOCKHOLM TODAY (THURSDAY) AT THE START?

  • Description

    THE SOVIET PRIME MINISTER, MR. ALEXEI KOSYGIN, ARRIVED IN STOCKHOLM TODAY (THURSDAY) AT THE START OF A THREE-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT TO SWEDEN.

    THE SOVIET LEADER'S AIRCRAFT, ESCORTED BY SWEDISH FIGHTER JETS, TOUCHED DOWN AT ARLANDA AIRPORT. THE SWEDISH PRIME MINISTER, MR. ERLANDER, A GUARD OF HONOUR, AND ABOUT 200 PEOPLE WERE THERE TO MEET MR. KOSYGIN, WHO HAD HIS 39-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER WITH HIM.

    WAITING ON THE TARMAC, WITH THE GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND DIPLOMATS, WAS DR. GUNNAR JARRING, THE UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL ENVOY TO THE MIDDLE EAST.

    THE STEADILY GROWING TRADE BETWEEN THEIR TWO COUNTRIES IS EXPECTED TO BE THE MAIN TOPIC OF TALKS BETWEEN MR. KOSYGIN AND MR. ERLANDER AND SWEDISH GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS.

    ONE OF THE SOVIET PRIME MINISTER'S FIRST OFFICIAL STOPS WAS AT A FACTORY NEAR STOCKHOLM. HE WAS MET BY THE MANAGING DIRECTOR, WHO ANNOUNCED IN HIS SPEECH OF WELCOME THAT HIS COMPANY HAD WON A CONTRACT FROM THE SOVIET UNION FOR FIVE COMPLETE PLANTS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF EVAPORATED MILK.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEUYE4FEU1DZKLZWRIEURKZ5WG
    Media URN:
    VLVAEUYE4FEU1DZKLZWRIEURKZ5WG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/07/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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