A Goodwill Mission from Dagomey.. (1962)

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Director: Musatova V.


On the stay of the mission headed by the President of the Republic of Dagomey in the USSR.

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Vice-Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR NN Organs talks with Vice-President of Dahomey (sovremen. Benin), Chairman of the delegation of Dahomey, who arrived in the USSR for a visit, Shur-Meagan Apity and other members of the delegation - at the reception in the Kremlin. Shur-Meagan Apity, other members of the delegation and speaks with Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR LI Brezhnev, at a reception in the Kremlin. Members of the delegation showed exhibits of the exhibition, organized by them for the Soviet people in the House of Friendship with the Peoples of foreign countries. Guests laying a wreath at the Lenin Mausoleum, make an excursion to Moscow. Excursion: study of Lenin in the Kremlin, the historical and architectural ensemble of the Kremlin, the exposition in the halls of the Armory, the monument to Minin and Pozharsky on the Red Square and other banquet halls in the Kremlin Palace of Congresses. The delegation members talk with students from Africa to the audience Peoples' Friendship University named after Lumumba, watching a performance at the Moscow Operetta Theater (operetta "Silva" - a duet Silva and Edman (synchronously). The delegation of Dahomey make an excursion in Kiev; talk with the President of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Ukrainian SSR Korotchenko at a reception in the Supreme Soviet of the Ukrainian SSR, laying flowers at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in the town square. Views of Kiev: street. Khreshchatyk monument to Bohdan Khmelnitsky, the Dnieper river . Members of the delegation visiting the city of Leningrad during the excursion trip to the city. Objects of inspection: architectural monuments in Palace Square, St. Isaac's Cathedral, the river embankment. Neva River, a monument to Vladimir Lenin at Smolny, the cruiser "Aurora" ; exhibition of the Hermitage, Peterhof. Members of the delegation and speaks with the imam in a mosque in Leningrad; inspected the shop of the Leningrad Turbine Plant. Members of the delegation at a reception at the President of the Council of Ministers of the USSR, Khrushchev after his return to Moscow. Vice President of Dahomey Shur-Meagan Apity stands at the airfield before returning home (simultaneous translation). NN authorities and other officials escort members of the delegation of Dahomey at the airport.

Reel №1

Wave the flag of the USSR and the Republic of Dahomey - MS.

Deputy Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR NN Authorities in the Kremlin takes the government delegation of the Republic of Dahomey.

Head of the delegation - Vice-President of Dahomey Suru Meagan Apithy, the delegation - Minister of Interior and Defense Mom Urunov, Minister of Agriculture and Cooperatives Adande Alexander, Member of National Assembly Shodaton Solomon Gilbert, Technical Adviser to the Vice President Pierre Akiko at the reception.

Dahomey delegation led by Sura Meagan Apithy a reception at LI Brezhnev.

The exhibition of ancient and modern art in the halls of the House of Dahomey for Friendship with Foreign Countries - LS., MS.

Delegation of Dahomey in the exhibition.

Delegate Alexander Adande talks about the culture of Dahomey.

Exhibits - MS., CU.

Red Square - LS., Summer, MS.

People go to the Mausoleum Lenin.

Delegation of Dahomey, lays a wreath at the Mausoleum.

PNRM. by wreath of delegates from Dahomey - CU.

The Kremlin wall - CU.

Government building in the Kremlin - CU.

A study VI Lenin in the Kremlin.

Opened calendar with the number of 22 January 1924 on the table VI Lenin - CU.

Portrait of VI Lenin - CU.

Bookshelves - MS., PNRM.

Delegation of Dahomey in the study VI Lenin.

Red Square, in the foreground a flock of pigeons - LS.

Monument to Minin and Pozharsky - MS.

Domes of the Kremlin cathedrals - LS., MS.

Guests from Dahomey visiting monuments of the Kremlin, the exhibits in the Armory.

Exhibits XV century palace household items at the stands.

Delegation visiting the halls of the Kremlin Palace of Congresses.

The Kremlin - LS., PNRM.

Guests of Dahomey was held at the University of Peoples' Friendship.

Patrice Lumumba.

Sign "University of Peoples' Friendship.

Patirsa Lumumba »- CU.

Guests talk with African students studying at the University of friendship.

CU. plans for African students.

Gorky Street in Moscow - LS., Summer.

PNRM. - The audience in the theater of operetta - LS.

Delegation of Dahomey and NN Bodies in the bed of the theater.

Duo Silva and Edwin and operetta "Silva" (synchronous).

Khreschatyk Street in Kyiv - LS., Summer.

The monument to Bogdan Khmelnitsky with travel - LS.

The Supreme Soviet of the Ukrainian SSR - CU.

Delegation of Dahomey led Suru Meagan Apithy a visit from the chairman of the Supreme Council of Ukraine DS Karotchenko.

The buildings, the streets of Kiev.

Guests from Dahomey acquainted with the city.

PNRM. Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Kiev.

The eternal flame at the tomb - LS., MS., CU.

Guests of Dahomey at the tomb of unknown soldier.

PNRM. view of the Dnieper with Vladimir's Hill - LS.

Delegation from Dahomey on Vladimir Hill.

Reel №2

Delegation of Dahomey in the cabin on the way to Leningrad.

Arrival of the delegation in Leningrad, warm welcoming guests at the airport.

TU - 104 at the airport - MS., Rain.

PNRM. Palace Square and the Winter Palace in St.


Guests from Dahomey acquainted with Leningrad - summer.

PNRM. by Alexander Column.

Monument to Peter I - MS.


Isaac's Cathedral - LS., MS.

Sphinx on the Neva - MS.

Anichkov Bridge - LS.

Cruiser "Aurora" on the Neva - LS.

Guests from Dahomey to "Aurora."

Smolny - LS., Filmed collisions with cars.

Sculpture them.

VI Lenin at Smolny.

Guests talk to Leningrad.

PNRM. Hermitage Hall - LS.

Guests of Dahomey in the Hermitage.

Paintings, sculptures in the Hermitage.

PNRM. - Mosque in Leningrad.

Guests talk with the imam of the mosque.

Fantan in Petrodvorets - LS., MS., CU.

Delegation of Dahomey in Petrodvorets visiting fountains, park.

Moscow Kremlin - LS., Summer.

Delegation of Dahomey led Suru Meagan Apithy a reception at NS Khrushchev in the Kremlin.

Mark aircraft "TU-104» - CU.

Seeing Dahomey delegation at the airport.

NN Bodies of speech into the microphone.

With the speaker Vice President Meagan Apithy Suru (synchronously).

Illustrations to speech Suru Meagan Apithy the stay of the delegation in the Soviet Union, to visit her one of the farms of the country, the Leningrad Metal Plant, the destruction of the meeting with the Soviets.

Departing warm farewell to the mourners.

The aircraft "Tu-104" in the air - LS.