• Short Summary

    THE PRESIDENT OF CYPRUS, ARCHBISHOP MAKARIOS, FLEW INTO WASHINGTON FOR A 2-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT JUNE 5 AND WAS GREETED AT THE AIRPORT BY PRESIDENT KENNEDY AND U.

  • Description

    THE PRESIDENT OF CYPRUS, ARCHBISHOP MAKARIOS, FLEW INTO WASHINGTON FOR A 2-DAY OFFICIAL VISIT JUNE 5 AND WAS GREETED AT THE AIRPORT BY PRESIDENT KENNEDY AND U.S. SECRETARY OF STATE DEAN RUSK. HE WAS WELCOMED WITH THE TRADITIONAL CEREMONY FOR A VISITING HEAD OF STATE, INCLUDING A 21-GUN SALUTE AND AN INSPECTION OF A MILITARY HONOUR GUARD.

    REPLYING TO PRESIDENT KENNEDY'S ADDRESS OF WELCOME, THE ARCHBISHOP SAID: " I BRING YOU A MESSAGE OF GOOD WILL AND SINCERE FRIENDSHIP. WE ADMIRE YOUR GREAT ENDEAVOURS, SEEKING A WORLD OF PEACE AND TRYING TO CREATE BETTER CONDITIONS FOR LIFE. I ASSURE YOU THAT CYPRUS CONSIDERS ITS DUTY TO PLAY ITS ROLE IN THIS ENDEAVOUR WITHIN THE LIMIT OF ITS POSSIBILITIES."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF2GQBNWEEJV940NX0LTEP5JP1
    Media URN:
    VLVAF2GQBNWEEJV940NX0LTEP5JP1
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/06/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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