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Gerald R. Ford

August 9, 1974-January 20, 1977

October 21, 1974
Mexico
Nogales, Magdalena de Kino
Met with President Echeverria and laid a wreath at the tomb of Padre Eusebio Kino.

November 19-22, 1974
Japan
Tokyo, Kyoto
State visit; met with Prime Minister Tanalca.

November 22-23, 1974
Korea
Seoul
Met with President Park.

November 23-24, 1974
U.S.S.R.
Vladivostok
Met with General Secretary Brezhnev and discussed limitations of strategic arms.

December 14-16, 1974
France
Martinique
Met with President Giscard d'Estaing.

May 28-31, 1975
Belgium
Brussels
Attended NATO summit meeting, addressed the North Atlantic Council, and met separately with NATO Heads of State and Government.

May 31-June 1, 1975
Spain
Madrid
Met with Generalissimo Franco. Received keys to city from Mayor of Madrid.

June 1-3, 1975
Austria
Salzburg
Met with Chancellor Kreisky and with Egyptian President Sadat.

June 3, 1975
Italy
Rome
Met with President Leone and Prime Minister Moro.

June 3, 1975
Vatican City
Audience with Pope Paul VI.

July 26-28, 1975
Federal Republic of Germany
Bonn, Linz
Met with President Scheel and Chancellor Schmidt.

July 28-29, 1975
Poland
Warsaw, Krakow
Official visit; met with First Secretary Gierek.

July 29-August 2, 1975
Finland
Helsinki
Attended opening session of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe. Met with the Heads of State and Government of Finland, Great Britain, Turkey, West Germany, France, Italy, and Spain. Also met with Soviet General Secretary Brezhnev. Signed the Final Act of the Conference on August 1.

August 2-3, 1975
Romania
Bucharest, Sinaia
Official visit; met with President Ceausescu.

August 3-4, 1975
Yugoslavia
Belgrade
Official visit; met with President Tito and Prime Minister Bijedic.

November 15-17, 1975
France
Rambouillet
Attended Economic Summit meeting of the Heads of State and Government of France, the Federal Republic of Germany, Italy, Japan, and the United Kingdom.

December 1-5, 1975
People's Republic of China
Peking
Official visit; met with Chairman Mao Tse-tung and Vice Premier Teng Hsiao-ping

December 5-4, 1975
Indonesia
Jakarta
Official visit; met with President Suharto.

December 6-7, 1975
Philippines
Manila
Official visit; met with President Marcos.


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