Leonid Brezhnev's Friendly Visit to Poland. (1973)
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AnnotationAbout Leonid Brezhnev's visit to Poland at the invitation of the Central Committee of the Polish United Labor Party, State Council and Council of Ministers of the People's Republic of Poland on May 11, 1973.
Historical backgroundMay 11, arrived in Warsaw at the invitation of Polish United Workers' Central Committee, State Council and the Council of Ministers of the Polish People's Republic of General Secretary of the CPSU, LI Brezhnev. However LI Brezhnev arrived Politburo member, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the USSR AA Gromyko, Secretary of the CPSU, KF Katushev.
Temporary descriptionPoland. First secretary of the Polish United Workers' E. Gierek, and other officials met with General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev and his entourage at the airport in Warsaw. Living in Warsaw welcomes the delegation of the USSR in the streets. Members of the Soviet delegation, Leonid Brezhnev, Andrei Gromyko, KF Katushev talk with E. Gierek, Chairman of the State Council of the NDP P. Jaroszewicz - among those present at the reception. Brezhnev gives E. Gierek Order of Lenin, delivers a speech to the gathering.
State flags of the Polish People's Republic and the Soviet Union - CU., PNRM.
The streets of
Warsaw, the building, decorated with flags and banners with the NDP: "I warmly welcome comrade.
Brezhnev in Warsaw socialist, "" Long live the Soviet Union - the Motherland of our friends and brothers, "and others in the Polish language, portraits LI Brezhnev.
Ceremonial welcome LI Brezhnev at the Warsaw airport.
Guests are met: First Secretary of the Polish United Workers' E. Gierek, Chairman of the State Council PNRM. G. Jablonski, Chairman of the Council of Ministers PNRM. Peter Yaroshevich and other officials.
At the airport taxis plane.
LI Brezhnev and his entourage greet meets their heads PNRM. and other officials.
Wave the flag of the USSR and the Polish People's Republic - CU.
A guard of honor, the orchestra performs anthem of the Soviet Union.
Report of honor, LI Brezhnev and E. Gierek bypass the guard of honor: LI Brezhnev greets members of the diplomatic corps and staff of the Embassy of the USSR.
The people at the airport welcomed the Soviet guests, LI Brezhnev was presented with flowers.
Pass the guards of honor.
LI car Brezhnev and E. Gierek accompanied honorary escort travels through the streets of
All the way from the airport to the city center people welcome LI Brezhnev during machine stops to LI Brezhnev address delegates from Warsaw steelmakers, working intellectuals and youth.
Car rides with photos and film correspondents.
Machines with Soviet visitors enter the courtyard of the building PUWP.
Admission LI Brezhnev and his party in PUWP - Talks between LI Brezhnev and E. Gierek.
Talking With: AA Gromyko, KF Katushev, the Polish side: G. Jablonski, P. Yaroshevich etc.
The solemn ceremony of the Order of Lenin's first secretary of the Polish United Workers' E. Gierek for outstanding contributions to the development of friendship and cooperation between the peoples of the USSR and Poland, for his contribution to the promotion of peace and socialism and for his 60 th birthday.
LI stands Brezhnev - MS., LS.; E. Gierek presents the Order of Lenin.
Says E. Gierek - MS., LS.
Those present at the ceremony, watching and applauding.
Flags of the Soviet Union and Poland - CU., PNRM.