The Visit of Edward Kennedy, a Senator, to the Soviet Union. (1974)

Film-document №7466 2 parts, Duration: 0:18:52 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Kristi L.

Operators: Galin I., Serov G.

Anouncers: Khmara L.

Text writers: Sturua M.


About the stay of Edward Kennedy, the US Senator, in the USSR from April 18 to April 25, 1974.

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Moscow. Meeting of Senator Edward Kennedy at the airport, including greeting the Deputy Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of the USSR LN Tolkunov. However, the senator arrived, his wife John F. Kennedy and the children: Kara and Edward, Jr.. Reception of the President of the Council of Nationalities of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR, the first deputy chairman of the parliamentary group of the USSR YS Nasriddinov. Inspection of the Grand Kremlin Palace. Seen Museum "The Cabinet and the apartment of Lenin in the Kremlin." Laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Meeting with the Deputy of the State Committee on Science and Technology DM Gvishiani. Meeting with members of the Institute of USA and the Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Academy of Sciences. Visits stables in the Assumption. Dinner at Academician AN Frumkin. Meeting with students of Moscow State University; speech Kennedy (simultaneously in English). Meeting with Foreign Minister Andrei Gromyko. Meeting with the General Secretary of the CPSU Leonid Brezhnev. Georgian SSR, Tbilisi. A reception at the President of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Georgian SSR GS Dzonenidze. Visit to the Republican Palace of Pioneers and schoolchildren named Boris Dzneladze. Visit the ancient monastery Jvari. Leningrad. Tour of the city. The laying of a wreath at Piskarevsky Memorial Cemetery. Visit the State Hermitage, Electrosila. Moscow. Senator Edward Kennedy and his wife responded to questions from journalists at a press conference before leaving. Conducted at the airport.