• Short Summary

    MASS DEMONSTRATIONS GREETED DR RALPH BUNCHE, UNITED NATIONS UNDER-SECRETARY FOR SPECIAL POLITICAL AFFAIRS, ON SATURDAY WHEN HE ARRIVED IN SANAA, THE YEMEN'S CAPITAL.

  • Description

    MASS DEMONSTRATIONS GREETED DR RALPH BUNCHE, UNITED NATIONS UNDER-SECRETARY FOR SPECIAL POLITICAL AFFAIRS, ON SATURDAY WHEN HE ARRIVED IN SANAA, THE YEMEN'S CAPITAL.DR BUNCHE HAD COME FOR TALKS WITH YEMEN PRESIDENT ABDULLAH SALLAL AT THE REQUEST OF UN SECRETARY GENERAL U.THANT.

    THE DEMONSTRATIONS IN SANAA - LIKE THOSE IN TAIZ THE PREVIOUS DAY - WERE IN PROTEST AGAINST ALLEGED BRITISH "VIOLATION" OF YEMENI AIRSPACE.DEMONSTRATORS CARRIED BANNERS CONDEMNING "BRITISH IMPERIALISM", KING HUSSEIN OF JORDAN AND KING SAUD OF SAUDI- ARABIA.THEY WELCOMED DR BUNCHE AS A "MESSENGER OF PEACE".

    HIS THREE-DAY FACT-FINDING MISSION IN THE YEMEN COMPLETED, DR BUNCHE WENT ON TO ADEN YESTERDAY (MONDAY).ACCOMPANIED BY MR MOHSEN ALI AINI, THE YEMEN REPUBLIC'S DELEGATE, HE MET SIR CHARLES JOHNSTON, THE BRITISH HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR ADEN STATE AND PROTECTORATE.

    DR BUNCHE HAD TALKS WITH THE ADEN AND SOUTH ARABIA FEDERATION AUTHORITIES, AMONG THEM ADEN'S CHIEF MINISTER, HASSAN BAYOOMI; THE FEDERATION'S FOREIGN MINISTER, SHEIKH MOHAMMED FARID BIN MUHSIN; AND THE FEDERATION'S DEFENCE MINISTER, SULTAN FADHL BIN ALI OF LAHEJ.

    THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICIAL WAS EXPECTED TO FLY ON TO CAIRO TODAY.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF2N0Z83EP064UJJAUEANVU1TH
    Media URN:
    VLVAF2N0Z83EP064UJJAUEANVU1TH
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment