• Short Summary

    For the first time in history a forty-strong delegation from the Egyptian National Assembly arrived in Damascus today.

  • Description

    1.
    S.V. Pan from children lined to G.V. of street and waiting crowds.


    2.
    S.V. Armed civilian with rifles.


    3.
    L.V. Crowd a picture of menace.


    4.
    S.V. Children waving flags.


    5.
    S.V. Pan from flag to [illegible].


    6.
    L.V. Woman watching.


    7.
    L.V. Pan and woman with rifles yelling.


    8.
    L.V. Pan towards-Delegation came along road.


    9.
    G.V. yelling holding rifle-lorry passing


    10.
    Side V. Men with rifles yelling-pan to cars along road.


    11.
    C.V. President Shukri el Kuwatly residence


    12.
    C.U. Guard.


    13.
    S.V. President Kuwatly greeting delegates.


    14.
    L.V. From left to right-Akrm Horani, leader - speaker of parliament in Syria. in centre Anwar Sadat, leader of Egyptian Delegation and President Kuwatly


    15.
    S.V. President Kuwatly


    16.
    L.V. Anwar Sadat on to


    17.
    CU Kuwatly


    18.
    C.U. Anwar Sadat pan over to Kuwatly.


    19.
    S.V.


    20.
    L.V. Photographs.


    21.
    SV speaking to press


    22.
    Long V Shot out of window - countryside.


    23.
    Group talking.


    24.
    C.U. Kuwatly and Anwar Sadat


    25.
    L.S. Delegates signing papers.



    Pan down from chandelier to delegates being received by Kuwatly


    26.
    Side V Delegates and Kuwatly


    27.
    GV Photographers.


    28.
    GV Kuwatly talking to delegates pan over to Anwar Sadat




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: For the first time in history a forty-strong delegation from the Egyptian National Assembly arrived in Damascus today. The delegation is headed by Anwar Sadat, vice president of the Egyptian Parliament.

    On arriving at Damascus airport the party went to the residence of Syrian President Shukri el Kuwatly.

    The Egyptians have been greeted everywhere by children and grown-ups alike, with flowers - and pictures of Colonel Nasser himself.

    The delegation are to visit a number of places of interest during their stay.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAL0P3R76V8MR3K7FJYGMV7NLP
    Media URN:
    VLVAL0P3R76V8MR3K7FJYGMV7NLP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/11/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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