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  • Short Summary

    De Gaulle, met by Podgorny and Kosygin, receives a warm welcome from Russian public.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - some dates and locations may be unclear / unknown

    Moscow, Russia, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics / USSR

    M.S. French Tricolour and the Russian flag flying side by side. M.S. Welcome sign in French and Russian. Ground to air shot of President of France, General de Gaulle's Caravelle flying low over Moscow Airport with some Russian jet planes escorting. M.S. Russian reception party walk forward. G.V. The Caravelle taxiing. V.S. General de Gaulle followed by his wife leave aircraft and are greeted by Russian Prime Minister, Alexei Kosygin and Soviet President Podgorny and members of the Soviet government. L.S. Battery of guns fire all together in a salute. V.S. De Gaulle and his wife with Mr. Podgorny inspect Guard of Honour and meet officials. V.S. De Gaulle doing his usual stint of going over and shaking as many hands of the general Russian public as he can. V.S. General de Gaulle takes salute as Russian military march past. Mr. Podgorny and Mr. Kosygin stand behind him. M.S. De Gaulle and Podgorny exchange speeches (mute.) V.S. De Gaulle and the Soviet hosts stand in open car and wave to the enthusiastic crowds on their drive to the Kremlin. L.S. Kremlin.

    Note: Date on original record: 20/06/1966.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:21:00 / 01:37:14:00
    UN 4150 A

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