Japanese Prime Minister Official Dinner

President and Mrs. Clinton hosted an official dinner for Japanese Prime Minister Obuchi in a pavilion on the South Lawn of the White… read more

President and Mrs. Clinton hosted an official dinner for Japanese Prime Minister Obuchi in a pavilion on the South Lawn of the White House. The two leaders humorously toasted each other and pledged the friendship of the two countries. There was no coverage of the dinner after the toasts. The arrival of Prime Minister and Mrs. Obuchi for the dinner was shown, as well the receiving line prior to the official dinner. Mr. Powers talked about his magazine article on White House dinners and responded to audience telephone calls. Ms. Stock commented on the dinner events and video was shown of preparations for the dinner. close

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Japanese Prime Minister Official Dinner

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Program ID:
122991-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 3, 1999
Last Aired:
May 4, 1999

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  • May 03, 1999 | 7:28pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • May 03, 1999 | 7:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 03, 1999 | 8:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 04, 1999 | 2:25am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 04, 1999 | 3:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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