New pact between Japan and Russia re-establishes diplomatic and economic relations.
Grand Kremlin Palace, Moscow, Russia.
LS.Showing Marshal Nikolai Bulganin, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR, and Mr.Ichiro Hatoyama, Prime Minister of Japan signing. Behind Bulganin stands Russian Foreign Minister, Dimitri Shepilov, and Russian Defence Minister, Marshal Zhukov. CU.Bulganin signing, pan to Hatoyama. MS.Japanese delegates watching. MS.Hatoyama signing. MS.Georgi Malenkov, Russian Commissar for Power Stations, watching, with others. MS.Shepilov sits down to sign, around him are Bulganin and Zhukov. MS.Mr.Ichiro Kono, Japanese Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, signing. LS.Kono and Shepilov signing. CU.Signatures on page. MS.Bulganin shaking hands with Hatoyama - Shepilov can be seen. (F.G.)