The Non-Aligned Summit in Colombo Sri Lanka in 1976

The Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mrs Sirimavo Bandaranaike addresses the 5th Non-Aligned Summit at the BMICH in Colombo in 1976.

The Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mrs Sirimavo Bandaranaike addresses the 5th Non-Aligned Summit at the BMICH in Colombo in 1976.

The 5th Non-Aligned Summit was held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 16-19th August 1976.

The 5th Non-Aligned Summit was held in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 16-19th August 1976.

Sri Lanka hosted the Non-Aligned Movement Conference in Colombo in 1976. Here is footage from 1976 about the NAM Conference – these film clips contain Mrs Sirimavo Bandaranaike who was Prime Minister of Sri Lanka at the time and the Leader of the Opposition, J.R.Jayewardene speaking at the Non-Aligned Summit.

This short video was screened at the 50th anniversary of Non-Aligned Movement in Bali, May 2011:

Read about the 5th Non-Aligned Summit held in Colombo:

http://www.sundayobserver.lk/2006/10/22/imp04.asp

BBC News Channel Profile of the Non-Aligned Movement:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/2798187.stm

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