• Short Summary

    DR. ADENAUER, WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR, FLEW TO PARIS, FRANCE, FROM BONN ON DECEMBER 9, FOR?

  • Description

    DR. ADENAUER, WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR, FLEW TO PARIS, FRANCE, FROM BONN ON DECEMBER 9, FOR TALKS WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE ON INTERNATIONAL QUESTIONS AND THE PROBLEM OF BERLIN. HE WAS MET BY THE PRESIDENT AT ORLY AIRPORT, AND THEY DROVE STRAIGHT TO THE ELYSEE PALACE. THE ROUTE INTO PARIS WAS ALTERED TO AVOID A HOSTILE CROWD OF ABOUT 1,500 SHOUTING: "ADENAUER, GET OUT."
    THE FOREIGN MINISTER, DR. SCHROEDER, THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS. PROFESSOR CARSTENS, AND MR. FELIX VON ECKART, THE GOVERNMENT SPOKESMAN. ACCOMPANIED THE CHANCELLOR. THE MINISTERS WERE IN PARIS TO PREPARE FOR THE MEETING OF WESTERN FOREIGN MINISTERS NEXT WEEK.

    AFTER THE TALKS BETWEEN THE TWO LEADERS, MOST OF THEM WITH ONLY INTERPRETERS PRESENT, A JOINT STATEMENT WAS ISSUED STATING THE CHANCELLOR AND THE PRESIDENT WERE IN AGREEMENT ON AIMS AND ON THE NEED TO "MAINTAIN SOLIDARITY BETWEEN THE ALLIED POWERS". DISCUSSIONS ON THE ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL ASPECTS OF THE UNION OF EUROPE HAD SHOWN A COMPLETE IDENTITY OF VIEWS, THE STATEMENT AIDED.

    LATER IN THE DAY, DR. ADENAUER FLEW BACK TO BONN. ASKED FOR HIS OPINION OF THE TALKS WITH THE FRENCH PRESIDENT, DR. ADENAUER SAID: "I AM VERY SATISFIED".

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4L9ECCO9W2M8AKOZXQCIE9HKH
    Media URN:
    VLVA4L9ECCO9W2M8AKOZXQCIE9HKH
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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