• Short Summary

    AT THE WATERSCHAPS BUILDING IN ALMELO, HOLLAND, YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY), A TRI-LATERAL AGREEMENT WAS SIGNED BETWEEN HOLLAND, WEST GERMANY AND GREAT BRITAIN FOR THE PRODUCTION OF ENRICHED URANIUM THROUGH THE USE OF ULTRA CENTRIFUGES.

  • Description

    AT THE WATERSCHAPS BUILDING IN ALMELO, HOLLAND, YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY), A TRI-LATERAL AGREEMENT WAS SIGNED BETWEEN HOLLAND, WEST GERMANY AND GREAT BRITAIN FOR THE PRODUCTION OF ENRICHED URANIUM THROUGH THE USE OF ULTRA CENTRIFUGES.

    THE COMMON PROJECT FOR THE MANUFACTURE OF ENRICHED URANIUM, WILL BE CARRIED OUT A FACTORY WHICH IS CURRENTLY BEING BUILT OUTSIDE ALMELO - USING THE ULTRA CENTRIFUGE SYSTEM DEVELOPED BY A DUTCH SCIENTIST, PROFESSOR J. KISTEMAKER.

    BRITAIN WAS REPRESENTED BY LORD CHALFONT, THE MINISTER OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS DEALING WITH DISARMAMENT, AND BY MINISTER OF TECHNOLOGY ANTHONY WEDGEWOOD BENN.

    DR. JOSEPTH LUNS, THE NETHERLANDS FOREIGN MINISTER, WAS THE SIGNATORY FOR HOLLAND WHILE WEST GERMANY WAS REPRESENTED BY ECONOMICS MINISTER WALTER SCHEEL.

    NOW THAT THE THREE COUNTRIES HAVE SIGNED THE AGREEMENT, IT IS UNDERSTOOD THAT BOTH BELGIUM AND ITALY HAVE ALSO EXPRESSED A DESIRE TO JOIN THE PROJECT TALKS ARE EXPECTED TO COMMENCE SOON BETWEEN REPRESENTATIVES OF THE FIVE EUROPEAN NATIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA64HJ89KIHOCFY5HRNBPRYIUHD
    Media URN:
    VLVA64HJ89KIHOCFY5HRNBPRYIUHD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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