• Short Summary

    CAMBODIA FORMALLY CHARGED THE UNITED STATES WITH AGGRESSION BEFORE THE UNITED STATES SECURITY COUNCIL ON TUESDAY (19 MAY).

  • Description

    CAMBODIA FORMALLY CHARGED THE UNITED STATES WITH AGGRESSION BEFORE THE UNITED STATES SECURITY COUNCIL ON TUESDAY (19 MAY). CAMBODIA SAID THAT SOUTH VIETNAMESE FORCES ACCOMPANIED BY U.S. OFFICERS COMMITTED AGGRESSION IN CROSSING THE CAMBODIAN TERRITORY FROM SOUTH VIETNAM ON 7TH AND 8TH MAY. BEFORE THE CAMBODIAN DELEGATE ACTUALLY MADE THE COMPLAINT, THE SOVIET DELEGATE, NIKOLAI T. FEDERENKO DELIVERED A SHARP ATTACK ON U.S. POLICY IN SOUTHEAST ASIA.

    THE COUNCIL THEN VOTED NINE TO TWO TO ADMIT THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE WITH CZECHOSLOVAKIA JOINING THE SOVIET UNION IN OPPOSITION. P.H. AM KHAC RAU, CHARGE D'AFFAIRES FOR SOUTH VIETNAM IN WASHINGTON WAS INVITED TO THE COUNCIL TABLE.

    CHARLES YOST, DENIED THAT ANY U.S. OFFICERS HAD CROSSED INTO CAMBODIAN TERRITORY DURING THE TWO MAY CROSSINGS, AND SAID THE CHARGES WERE WITHOUT FOUNDATION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6MY9AJL12GHU2EJNOXZTLESZL
    Media URN:
    VLVA6MY9AJL12GHU2EJNOXZTLESZL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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