The President of Mexico in the USSR. (1973)

Film-document №7397 2 parts, Duration: 0:19:13 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Setkina I.

Operators: Fedyaev E., Sher B.

Text writers: Karavkin U.


About the official visit of the President of the United Mexican States Luis Echeverria Alvarez to the Soviet Union .

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Representatives of the Soviet leadership NV Podgorny, Kosygin, AA Grechko meets Mexican president L. Alvarez, the other members of the governmental delegation of Mexico at the Vnukovo airport, chatting with L. Alvarez and other members of the delegation at a Kremlin reception. General Secretary of the CPSU, Leonid Brezhnev talks with L. Alvarez at a reception in the Kremlin. Members of the delegation of Mexico, visiting the exhibits in the Armory; examine the paintings in the exhibition of Mexican artists in the Pushkin Museum, and speaks with the chairman of the executive committee of the Moscow Soviet VF Fisheries at a reception in Moscow Soviet; inspected the shop of the Lenin Komsomol Automobile Plant. Wife L. Alvarez talks with the chairman of the Committee of Soviet Women Tereshkova during a friendly meeting. Members of the delegation present at the ballets "The Nutcracker" in the Bolshoi Theater; travel to Leningrad; lay a wreath at the monument to the victims on Piskarevsky; examine the paintings in the Hermitage, Catherine's visit and the Pavlovsk Palace. The delegation members held on Red Square after returning to Moscow, laying wreaths at the Lenin Mausoleum and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. L. Alvarez, speaking before students at Moscow State University in the university auditorium. Members of the delegation of Mexico travel to Irkutsk, visiting the Bratsk Hydroelectric Power Station, talk with the workers of the Bratsk aluminum plant in the factory shop, visit the Bratsk Timber Complex. L. Alvarez, President of Mexico and the Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei Gromyko signed documents of cooperation during a meeting in the Kremlin. Representatives of the Soviet leadership bid farewell to L. Alvarez and other members of the Mexican delegation at the airport.