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

    Lydda Airport, Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, Israel / Palestine

    MS Lydda Airport buildings. Various shots of diplomatic corps waiting to greet Mr Nu, Prime Minister of Burma. MS Guard of Honour, El Al plane bringing Mr Nu from Cyprus, taxiing in in background. (2 shots). MS Mr Nu alighting from plane. CU Mr Nu. Various shots, Mr Nu watching welcoming ceremony.

    LS Welcome sign strung across the street in Jerusalem. MS Cheering crowds lining the streets as Mr. Nu arrives by car in Jerusalem. (3 shots). MS Interior, home of President Ben Zvi , Ben Zvi and Mr Nu sitting on a sofa. (Dope Sheet refers instead to Israeli Foreign Ministry). Mrs Nu chats to the wife of the Israeli president. MS Military officers of Burma and Israel talking informally.

    LS Official dinner, given by the Israel Foreign Ministry in honour of Mr Nu. MS Israeli Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Moshe Sharett speaking, thanking Mr Nu for his professions of friendship with Israel. MS Mr Nu speaking, expressing pleasure at being a guest in a democratic country which gained its independence the same year as his own. MS Dinner guests applauding.

    Various shots of enthusiastic crowds, including children waving paper flags, welcoming Mr Nu as he arrives in Tel Aviv in an open-topped car. CU The flags of Burma and Israel.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 12/06/1955. Alternative spellings: Zwi / Zvi / Zri.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:10:00 / 01:33:46:00
    UN 2743 K
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    UN 2743 K
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics
    Moshe Sharett Yitzhak Ben-Zvi
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