• Short Summary

    IN KUALA LUMPUR TODAY (FRIDAY) AROUSING WELCOME WAS GIVEN TO MALAYSIA'S DEPUTY PREMIER TUN ABDUL RAZAK AND HIS PARTY ON THEIR RETURN FROM DJAKARTA AFTER SIGNING THE PEACE PACT WITH INDONESIA WHICH ENDED CONFRONTATION.

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    IN KUALA LUMPUR TODAY (FRIDAY) AROUSING WELCOME WAS GIVEN TO MALAYSIA'S DEPUTY PREMIER TUN ABDUL RAZAK AND HIS PARTY ON THEIR RETURN FROM DJAKARTA AFTER SIGNING THE PEACE PACT WITH INDONESIA WHICH ENDED CONFRONTATION.

    TO MARK THE HISTORIC OCCASION, A PUBLIC HOLIDAY WAS DECLARED IN THE MALAYSIAN CAPITAL. THOUSAND OF MALAYSIANS FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE PACKED THE SUBANG AIRPORT TO JOIN IN THE WELCOME.

    FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THREE-AND-A HALF YEARS, THE RED AND WHITE INDONESIAN FLAG WAS HOISTED IN FRONT OF THE TERMINAL BUILDING.

    THE AIRPORT WAS A SEA OF HEADS AS WELL AS BANNERS AND PLACARDS WRITTEN IN ENGLISH, MALAY, CHINESE AND INDIAN. ALL PRAISED TUN RAZAK AND INDONESIAN FOREIGN MINISTER, MR. ADAM MALIK FOR THEIR UNTIRING EFFORTS TO RESTORE PEACE AND FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN THE TWO NATIONS.

    A FEW MINUTES LATER, AN ILLUYSHIN AIRCRAFT WITH MR. MALIK AND A 40-MAN STRONG INDONESIAN DELEGATION LANDED AT THE AIRPORT. TUN RAZAK WELCOMED MR. MALIK AND INTRODUCED HIM TO A GALAXY OF DIGNITARIES, INCLUDING SEVERAL MALAYSIAN MINISTERS.

    SCORES OF MALAY WOMEN SHOWERED FLOWER PETALS ON MR. MALIK -- A TYPICAL MALAYSIAN CUSTOM ACCORDED ONLY TO VISITING PERSONAGES.

    THERE WAS A CEREMONIAL GUARD OF HONOUR ON THE ??? OF THE TARMAC WHICH WAS INSPECTED BY MR. MALIK. HE WAS ACCOMPANIED BY TUN RAZAK AND FOUR-YEAR OLD MOHAMMED NAZIM, SON OF TUN RAZAK.

    MR. MALIK'S VISIT TO MALAYSIA IS TO CEMENT THE PEACE AGREEMENT WHICH HE SIGNED WITH TUN RAZAK IN DJAKARTA YESTERDAY. LATER IN THE AFTERNOON, MR. MALIK AND THE MALAYSIAN PREMIER, TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN, WORSHIPPED AT A MOSQUE FOR USUAL MOSLEM FRIDAY PRAYERS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAVKD2ERBQPQKKC1T5SHMDM51W
    Media URN:
    VLVAVKD2ERBQPQKKC1T5SHMDM51W
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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