• Short Summary

    The third United Nations Law of the Sea conference opened on Monday (15 March), with Secretary-General, Kurt Waldheim warning of the importance of the decisions made there.

  • Description

    The third United Nations Law of the Sea conference opened on Monday (15 March), with Secretary-General, Kurt Waldheim warning of the importance of the decisions made there.

    Delegates from more than 150 countries will discuss numerous issues, including the exploitation of marine life and minerals.

    Perhaps the most difficult task will be the delicate decisions taken to prevent countries quarrelling among themselves to divide the oceans which form about 70 percent of the earth's surface.

    SYNOPSIS: Delegates from 15??? countries at the United Nations Law of the Sea conference were warned of the importance of their decisions on Monday. The warning came from the Secretary-General Kurl Waldheim after the conference was officially opened by its President, Ambassador Hamilton Amerasinghe, of Sri Lanka.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3P01PCGQ4CVV8HP5PEIEBGXP9
    Media URN:
    VLVA3P01PCGQ4CVV8HP5PEIEBGXP9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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