Space Treaty Signed To Safeguard Astronauts 1968

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    No title. Treaty signed to safeguard astronauts, Foreign Office, London.

    M/S Foreign Secretary Mr. Stewart, Soviet Ambassador Mr. Smirnovsky and American Ambassador David Bruce signing of Astronaut Treaty. Mr. Stewart signs and it is passed to the Russian Ambassador to sign. C/U American Ambassador signing treaty. M/S Mr. Stewart shaking hands with Russian Ambassador. Camera pans over as Mr. Stewart shakes hands with American Ambassador. They then all shake hands together.

    The treaty is an agreement that each country will do everything in their power to assist, rescue and return astronauts in trouble, regardless of nationality.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    56724
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2059.33
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:53:00 / 01:48:30:00
    Canister:
    68/34
    Sort Number:
    68/034
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
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