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    THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON HEARD ADDRESSES FROM THREE NEW MEMBERS ADMITTED TUESDAY. FIRST THE?

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    ROLL ONE-OTTO WINZER (SPEAKING IN GERMAN) OF EAST GERMANY EXPRESSES SINCERE GRATITUDE TO GENERAL ASSEMBLY, CALLS ADMISSION OF HIS COUNTRY A HISTORIC AND HAPPY EVENT AND SAYS ADMISSION OF GERMAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC AND FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY AS TWO SEPARATE AND SOVEREIGN STATES IS IN IMPORTANT STEP ON ROAD TO IMPROVING THE INTERNATIONAL SITUATION. ALSO WINZER SAYS HIS COUNTRY CONDEMNS COLONIAL AND RACIST EXPLOITATION OF PEOPLES AND IS READY TO DEVELOP FRIENDLY RELATIONS WITH UNITE NATIONS MEMBERS STATES. WALTER SCHEEL WHO IS THE WEST GERMAN FOREIGN MINISTER (SPEAKING IN GERMAN) SAYS HIS COUNTRY HESITATED TO JOIN THE UNITED NATIONS BECAUSE IT IS PAINFUL TO FACE UP TO THE POLITICAL REALITY OF THE DIVISION OF ONES COUNTRY. SCHEEL ALSO PRAISES THE UNITED NATIONS AS BEING MORE AMBITIOUS THAN THE LEAGUE OF NATIONS IN THAT IT SEEKS TO PROMOTE AND STRENGTHEN RESPECT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS.



    ROLL TWO-MORE SCHEEL WHO EXPRESSES THANKS TO THE PRESIDENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND THOSE WHO WELCOMED HIS COUNTRY INTO THE ORGANIZATION. BAHAMIAN PRIME MINISTER LYNDON PINDLING THANKS UNITED NATIONS MEMBERS, SAYS THAT NATIONS HAVE TO WORK TOGETHER FOR PEACE AND THAT NO NATION IS AN ISLAND UNTO ITSELF. GOOD CUTAWAYS AND GENERAL VIEWS THROUGHOUT COVERAGE.




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    Background: THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON HEARD ADDRESSES FROM THREE NEW MEMBERS ADMITTED TUESDAY. FIRST THE GERMAN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC ADDRESSED THE ASSEMBLY FOLLOWED BY THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY AND THEN THE COMMONWEALTH TO THE BAHAMAS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3VA0GMK9HNPLVZLINGUH7M6B7
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VA0GMK9HNPLVZLINGUH7M6B7
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:16:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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