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    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "SEATO Pledges Action If Laos Peace Bid Fails". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Members of SEATO pledge to act is peace negotiations for peace in Laos fail.

    Bangkok, Thailand.

    LS of the building in Bangkok where the SEATO council is meeting. CU Flags of the countries belonging to the organisation, flying. MS Australian Prime Minister Mr Robert Menzies standing on dais to take salute. LS Ext: of the SEATO building. MS as American Secretary of State, Dean Rusk takes the stand. CU Flags flying. MS Dean Rusk on dais. Interior GV of the SEATO council assembled. MS Dean Rusk - he starts to speak: Says that they intend to defend any South East Asia Country from outside threats, and feels sure that all other countries under the Treaty will do likewise.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 29/03/1961.

    SEATO stands for South East Asian Treaty Organisation.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    86421
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3032.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:06:00 / 01:23:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 3494 F
    Sort Number:
    UN 3494 F
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Cold War 503 Laos 1960s Laos
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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