The USSR - the True Ally of the Arab Nations.. (1978)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Gavrilina A.

Operators: Durnov K., Izvekov V.

Anouncers: Khlebnikov A.

Text writers: Nikanorov A.


About the stay of the Secretary General of the Arabic Socialist Revival Party, President of the Syria Arabic Republic Khafes Asad with the official friendly visit to the USSR.

Foreign policy


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Staying in Moscow on an official visit President of Syria, Hafez al-Assad. Meeting at the airport, travel by car through the streets of Moscow. The Soviet-Syrian talks in the Kremlin. Participate in the negotiations: Leonid Brezhnev, Kosygin, Gromyko, Ustinov DF, Hafez Assad, the Syrian government delegation members. Laying wreaths at the Syrian delegation to the Lenin Mausoleum, the tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Reception in the Grand Kremlin Palace in honor of Hafez al-Assad, arranged by Leonid Brezhnev. Interviews Hafez al-Assad reporters (synchronously).

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In early October 1978 in the Soviet Union on an official goodwill visit to the Secretary General of the Arab Baath Socialist Party, President of the Syrian Arab Republic Hafez al-Assad.

The Kremlin, Moscow.

The building of the airport "Vnukovo".

LI Brezhnev, AN Kosygin, AA Gromyko, DF Ustinov and other officials met at Vnukovo airport President Syria's Hafez al-Assad and his entourage. H. Assad down the ramp, exchanged greetings with persons met him.

On the airfield guard of honor, sound anthems of the USSR and Syria.

LI Brezhnev and H. Assad guard of honor; welcome Muscovites gathered at the airport.

The parade of honor.

Transportation vehicles, accompanied by an honorary escort on Leninsky Prospekt.


LI Brezhnev, AN Kosygin, AA Gromyko, DF Ustinov welcome in the Kremlin H. Assad and his entourage, conduct negotiations with them.

Red Square. H. Assad lays a wreath at the Mausoleum of Lenin and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

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Assad at the tomb of the unknown soldier; passes the guard of honor.

The streets of Moscow; Muscovites are on autumn streets (there are plans to rain).

The building CMEA. Passengers get off the bus.

Are people at the Bolshoi Theater.

TASS building.

Reception in honor of H. Assad in the Kremlin.

Assad are diplomats.

Assad gives an interview about the negotiations.

Seeing H. Assad and his entourage at the Vnukovo airport - an honor guard at the airfield; Muscovites see off the Syrian delegation.

LI Brezhnev, AA Gromyko et al.

Say goodbye to Assad.

The plane was taxiing for takeoff.