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    President Suharto of Indonesia on Friday (Apr 4) assured Australian Prime Minister Mr. Gough Whitlam?

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    ABC REPORTER KEN BEGG TALKING TO CAMERA.



    VISIT TO FARM




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    Background: President Suharto of Indonesia on Friday (Apr 4) assured Australian Prime Minister Mr. Gough Whitlam that Indonesia had no territorial ambitions toward Portuguese Timor.

    President Suharto, who is on a short Australian visit added that Indonesia had no intentions of military expansion. He gave these assurances during a second round of private talks with Mr. Whitlam.

    The two leaders met privately at a cattle station at Brandon about 83 kilometres south of Townsville in Queensland. The two leaders conversation about Portuguese Timor is believed to be based on press that Indonesia was preparing to invade the colony. President Suharto and Prime Minister Whitlam also spoke about China and the Vietnam situation.

    Ken Begg of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports on the meeting from Townsville.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAUBSG9P73L4UZXKBEL7ZXU69Z
    Media URN:
    VLVAUBSG9P73L4UZXKBEL7ZXU69Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
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    Canister:
    N/A

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