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    AN ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY SUMMIT CONFERENCE OPENS IN ADDIS ABABA ON SATURDAY. DELEGATES HAVE?

  • Description

    AN ORGANISATION OF AFRICAN UNITY SUMMIT CONFERENCE OPENS IN ADDIS ABABA ON SATURDAY. DELEGATES HAVE ALREADY ARRIVED IN THE ETHIOPIA CAPITAL, AND ON TUESDAY SOME OF THEM ATTENDED A BANQUET GIVEN BY THE ETHIOPIAN PRIME MINISTER, AKLILU HABTE WOLD, TO MARK THE 36TH ANNIVERSARY OF EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE'S ACCESSION TO THE THRONE.

    THOSE WHO ATTENDED THE BANQUET INCLUDED THE CROWN PRINCE, PRINCE ASFA WOSSEN. THE MEETING EARLIER IN THE DAY WAS OF THE OAU POLITICAL COMMITTEE, WHICH SPENT NEARLY FIVE HOURS DISCUSSING THE RHODESIAN QUESTION. DELEGATES PUT FORWARD SUGGESTIONS RANGING FROM MORE AID TO ZAMBIA TO THE RECOGNITION OF AN AFRICAN NATIONALIST RHODESIAN GOVERNMENT IN EXILE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF4W3UIEGFKXFX2C7EQCLWRY8B
    Media URN:
    VLVAF4W3UIEGFKXFX2C7EQCLWRY8B
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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