Story about India and Pakistan reaching an agreement in Tashkent
Location: Tashkent, Uzbekistan, USSR / Soviet Union.
Story about India and Pakistan reaching agreement in Tashkent.
GV. of conference in session at Tashkent, with MS of President Ayub Khan of Pakistan and Indian Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri.
MS. Alexei Kosygin, Chairman of the USSR Council of Ministers, speaking. GV. pan around conference table. LS of Kosygin speaking. MS. group of reporters standing taking notes.
CU. plaque in English and Russian reading "India". MS. Shastri signing the declaration. CU. plaque in English and Russian reading "Pakistan". MS. Ayub Khan signing the declaration.
GV. of conference table as all the delegates rise after the signing. MS. Shastri, Kosygin and Ayub Khan shaking hands.
Note: Prime Minister Shastri was to die in Tashkent soon after signing this agreement with Pakistan.