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    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear or unknown.

    Vyshinsky attacks United States on Korean War and truce talks at UNO (United Nations Organisation) Meeting in New York, United States of America.

    American newsreel titles read: 'VISHINSKY ATTACKS US ON KOREA'.

    General view of meeting in session. L/S of Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei Vyshinsky seated, speaking. L/S of US Secretary of State Dean Acheson seated, speaking. L/S of Vyshinsky speaking. General view of UNO meeting in session.

    No natural sound, but commentator talks of 3 1/2 hour speech by Vyshinsky, the longest speech in UNO history, accusing US of starting Korean War and blocking "patient Communist efforts to bring about a truce". Acheson rejected Vyshinsky's offer of ending the war on Communist terms.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    67708
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2500.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:45:00 / 01:31:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 2480 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2480 D
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Korea and Russia United Nations Discussions Soviets in Korea
  • Stills

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

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